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Table 2 Health facility readiness and coverage of antenatal iron supplementation in 16 countries, 2007–2016

From: Validity of self-reported receipt of iron supplements during pregnancy: implications for coverage measurement

Country Type of health facility survey Year of health facility survey Year of household surveya ANC facilities sampled (n) ANC facilities with iron supplements available (%) Women who attended at least one ANC visit (%)b Women attended ANC at a health facility with iron supplements available (%)
Bangladesh SPA 2014 2014 1493 94 64 60
Benin SARA 2013 2011–12 158 97 86 83
Burkina Faso SARA 2012 2010 609 88 96 84
DRC SARA 2014 2013–14 1149 60 89 53
Haiti SPA 2013 2012 832 82 90 73
Kenya SPA 2010 2008–09 561 52 92 48
Malawi SPA 2013–14 2015–16 643 97 95 92
Namibia SPA 2009 2006–07 303 94 94 89
Nepal SPA 2015 2016 902 91 86 78
Rwanda SPA 2007 2007–2008 432 78 97 75
Senegal SPA 2016 2016 353 82 96 78
Sierra Leone SARA 2013 2013 428 90 98 88
Tanzania SPA 2014–15 2015–16 1031 95 98 93
Togo SARA 2012 2013–14 92 93 73 68
Uganda SPA 2007 2006 399 63 93 59
Zimbabwe SARA 2014 2015 262 96 92 89
Median      91 92 78
  1. ANC antenatal care, DRC Democratic Republic of Congo, SPA Service Provision Assessment, SARA Service availability and readiness assessment
  2. aDemographic and Health Surveys (DHS) were used for all countries. bSource: Corresponding Demographic and Health Survey