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Table 3 Intention-to-treat effects of performance-based monetary incentives to TBAs on the number of maternal and neonatal clients that attended postnatal care within 48 h of delivery

From: The impact of monetary incentives on referrals by traditional birth attendants for postnatal care in Nigeria

  Maternal clients Neonatal clients
Mean [95% CI] Mean [95% CI] Mean [95% CI] Mean [95% CI]
Treatment effect 0.312 [0.111–0.514] 0.297 [0.079–0.516] 0.263 [0.081–0.446] 0.263 [0.066–0.460]
P-value 0.003 0.008 0.005 0.009
Control group mean 0.173 [0.031–0.315] 0.630 [−0.413–1.673] 0.135 [0.006–0.263] 0.115 [− 0.826–1.057]
R-squared 0.044 0.175 0.038 0.176
Observations 207 207 207 207
Control for baseline characteristics of TBA? No Yes No Yes
  1. Note - CI confidence interval, PNC postnatal care, TBA traditional birth attendant