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Table 2 Barriers identified by groups

From: Health management committee strengthening and community mobilisation through women’s groups to improve trained health worker attendance at birth in rural Nepal: a cluster randomised controlled trial

Barriers to institutional deliveryGroups (n = 203)
Lack of money104
Embarrassment and fear98
Lack of knowledge89
Belief in traditional healers81
Lack of family support75
Lack of 24-h service71
Lack of transportation62
Geographic difficulties52
Absence of health workers20