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Table 2 Estimated proportion of pregnant women transported to hospitals by ‘108’ April 2013 to March 2014

From: Transport of pregnant women and obstetric emergencies in India: an analysis of the ‘108’ ambulance service system data

  Telangana Andhra Pradesh Himachal Pradesh Chhattisgarhc Gujarat Assam
Estimated number of pregnancies in statea 673,508 950,696 121,638 678,217 1,387,021 773,480
 -Transported by ‘108’ 105,381
(15.7 %)
147,374
(15.5 %)
24,923
(20.5 %)
60,810
(9.0 %)
270,071
(19.5 %)
149,138
(19.3 %)
Estimated number of obstetric emergencies in stateb 101,026 142,730 18,246 101,733 208,053 116,022
 -Transported by ‘108’ 3,570
(3.5 %)
4,837
(3.4 %)
2,316
(12.7 %)
2,660
(2.6 %)
15,065
(7.2 %)
4,040
(3.5 %)
  1. a[population (rural) X crude birth rate (rural) X 1.1 × 1000] + [population (urban) X crude birth rate (urban) X 1.1 × 1000]
  2. bEstimated no. of pregnancies X 0.15
  3. cIn Chhattisgarh ‘102’ ambulance service took over from October 2013 – March 2014