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Table 1 Percentage of livebirths by C-section between 1991 and 1995 and 2010–2014 across women delivering in a facility, all women and type of provider and household wealth

From: Childbirth care in Egypt: a repeat cross-sectional analysis using Demographic and Health Surveys between 1995 and 2014 examining use of care, provider mix and immediate postpartum care content

 1991–19951996–20002001–20052004–20082010–2014
Delivery location
 Facility births20%22%32%40%62%
Sector
 Public facilities19%20%29%35%49%
 Private facilities22%23%34%43%67%
Household wealth
 Poorer3%4%12%18%43%
 Wealthier13%18%32%41%64%
All livebirths7%11%21%29%54%