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Table 1 Information provided by health workers on birth preparedness and complication readiness

From: Awareness and practice of birth preparedness and complication readiness among pregnant women in the Bamenda Health District, Cameroon

Information on birth preparedness and complication readiness Total = 345
Yes (n = %) No (n = %)
Heard of birth preparedness 159 (46.1) 186 (53.9)
Health worker discussed on preparations 308 (89.3) 37 (10.7)
Birth plan discussed at every visit 96 (27.8) 249 (72.2)
Written birth plan 23 (6.7) 322 (93.3)
Danger signs in pregnancy 183 (53.0) 162 (47.0)
Where to go in case of serious health problems 298 (86.4) 47 (13.6)
Where to give birth to your baby 283 (82.0) 62 (18.0)
Arrangements for funds 308 (89.3) 37 (10.7)
Arrangements for transportation 165 (47.8) 180 (52.2)
Arrangement for blood donors 102 (29.6) 243 (70.4)
Arrangement for the health worker to deliver your child 54 (15.7) 291 (84.3)
Signs of labour 231 (67.0) 114 (33.0)