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Table 2 Delays type II and type III by cause of death

From: Maternal death and delays in accessing emergency obstetric care in Mozambique

  Neither delay II nor III Delay III only Delay II only Both delay II and III Missing Total
n % n % n % n % n % n %
Direct causes 98 18.7 85 16.2 200 38.1 86 16.4 56 10.7 525 73.7
Hypertension 21 23.3 12 13.3 40 44.4 10 11.1 7 7.8 90 17.1
Hemorrhage 59 18.6 53 16.7 116 36.5 50 15.7 40 12.6 318 60.6
Sepsis/Infections 14 12.8 18 16.5 44 40.4 25 22.9 8 7.3 109 20.8
Other direct causes 4 50 2 25 0 0 1 12.5 1 12.5 8 1.5
Indirect causes 34 18.2 16 8.6 88 47.1 13 7 36 19.3 187 26.3
Malaria 8 15.4 7 13.5 22 42.3 7 13.5 8 15.4 52 27.8
HIV/AIDS 14 18.4 2 2.6 50 65.8 0 0 10 13.2 76 40.6
Malaria/HIV-AIDS 2 16.7 0 0 7 58.3 1 8.3 2 16.7 12 6.4
Severe anemia 1 7.7 2 15.4 4 30.8 3 23.1 3 23.1 13 6.9
Other indirect causes 6 26.1 3 13 5 21.7 1 4.4 8 34.8 23 12.3
Unknown/Undetermined 3 27.3 2 18.2 0 0 1 9.1 5 45.5 11 5.9
Total 132 18.5 101 14.2 288 40.4 99 13.9 92 12.9 712 100%