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Table 6 Incidence of neonatal near miss and neonatal mortality in three selected hospitals in south Ethiopia, 2018

From: Incidence and determinants of neonatal near miss in south Ethiopia: a prospective cohort study

  Durame General Hospital Hawassa University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital Nigist Eleni Mohammed General hospital Total
Live births 669 1012 1023 2704
Neonatal near miss 17 68 37 122
Neonatal near miss incidence rate per 1000 livebirths (95% CI) 25.4 (15.3–41.2) 67.2 (52.9–84.9) 36.2 (26.0–50.1) 45.1 (37.7–53.8)
Neonatal deaths 7 33 7 47
Neonatal mortality incidence rate per 1000 livebirths (95%CI) 10.5 (4.6–22.5) 32.6 (22.9–46.0) 6.8 (3.0–14.7) 17.4 (13.0–23.3)
Severe neonatal outcomes 24 101 44 169
Severe neonatal outcomes incidence rate per 1000 live births(95% CI) 35.9 (23.6–53.7) 99.8 (82.4–120.3) 43.0 (31.8–57.8) 62.5 (53.8–72.5)
Near miss to mortality ratio 2.4:1.0 2.1:1.0 5.3:1.0 2.6:1.0