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Table 2 For all livebirths in the audit, birthweight estimated before birth and actual birthweight

From: Identifying women giving birth preterm and care at the time of birth: a prospective audit of births at six hospitals in India, Kenya, Pakistan and Uganda

  CMC
(n = 703)
Mulago
(n = 993)
Mbale
(n = 787)
Kenyatta
(n = 1018)
FBH/LNH
(n = 280)
Total
(n = 3781)
Birthweight estimate 632 (90%) 89 (9%) 22 (3%) 51 (5%) 106 (38%) 900 (24%)
Method
  Clinical assessment 619 5 1 27 652
  Ultrasound scan 13 84 22 50 79 248
Estimate (kg)
  < 1.00 1 2 3
  1.00–1.99 36 15 12 15 78
  2.00–2.99 354 17 8 16 56 451
  > 3.00 242 57 13 23 33 368
Actual birthweight(kg)
 < 1.00 6 (1%) 1 (< 1%) 1 (< 1%) 1 (< 1%) 9 (< 1%)
 1.00–1.99 45 (6%) 68 (7%) 35 (4%) 52 (5%) 16 (6%) 216 (6%)
 2.00–2.99 327 (47%) 303 (31%) 318 (40%) 323 (32%) 108 (39%) 1379 (36%)
 > 3.00 331 (47%) 616 (62%) 433 (55%) 642 (63%) 155 (55%) 2177 (57%)
  1. All data are N (%)