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Table 5 Recently delivered women: Background and delivery characteristics: % (95% CI)

From: Scaling up interventions: findings and lessons learned from an external evaluation of Niger’s National Initiative to reduce postpartum hemorrhage

  Phase 1 (N = 455) Phase 2 (N = 431) p-value
Age in years
 ≤ 20 32.4 (26.1, 39.4) 30.5 (25.2, 36.4) P = .67
 21–30 48.4 (40.7, 56.3) 48.3 (41.2, 55.6)
 31–40 18.4 (12.7, 25.9) 19.3 (14.8, 24.6)
 40+ 0.7 (0.1, 3.5) 1.9 (0.6, 6.4)
Highest educational attainment
 None 49.1 (36.8, 61.5) 46 (35.8, 56.7) P = .77
 Primary 15.8 (11.6, 21.3) 20 (12, 31.5)
 Secondary or higher 5.8 (3.3, 10) 6.6 (2.6, 15.8)
 Koranic 29.3 (17.4, 44.8) 27.4 (17.1, 40.7)
Married 98.2 (93.7, 99.5) 96.3 (86.6, 99.1) P = .40
Attended at least 1 antenatal consultation 98.7 (96.5, 99.5) 92.2 (68.8, 98.5) P = .04
Received counseling/info on PPH at ANC visit 45.8 (34.3, 57.8) 36.9 (25.2, 50.5) p = .36
Received counseling/info on misoprostol at ANC visit 26.3 (12.6, 46.8) 24.9 (16.5, 35.6) p = .68
Received misoprostol at ANC visit 22.4 (10.8, 40.8) 23.6 (17.1, 31.7) p = .39
Delivery location
 Tertiary 0.6 (0.1, 4.1) 0.9 (0.1, 5.6) P = .48
 Secondary 1.1 (0.4, 3.4) 1.0 (0.1, 7.8)
 Primary 60.2 (34.8, 81) 47.5 (30.5, 65.1)
 Health hut 5.3 (1.4, 18.3) 3.2 (0.5, 16.8)
 Private clinic 0.1 (0, 0.3) 0.1 (0, 0.3)
 Community deliveries (Home/in transit) 32.7 (15.2, 56.9) 47.3 (29.1, 66.2)
Live births
 0 0 0.6 (0.2, 1.5) P = .27
 1 19.9 (17.2, 22.8) 18.8 (14, 24.8)
 2–4 50.7 (46.7, 54.8) 55.6 (47.3, 63.6)
 5+ 29.4 (25.5, 33.6) 25 (19, 32.3)