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Table 2 Distribution of utilization of maternal and child healthcare services, NFHS-4 (2015–16)

From: Contrast in utilization of maternal and child health services between Himalayan region and rest of India: Evidence from National Family Health Survey (2015–16)

  Ecology of region of residence Total
  Hilly Plain
Skilled Birth Attendance*** 69.05 83.7 81.72
Post-natal care*** 49.53 60.8 59.28
Ante-natal care(ns)*** 44.90 47.68 47.31
Full Immunization*** 43.81 48.60 47.96
No immunization*** 14.67 7.77 8.71
At least two tetanus injection before birth*** 73.55 83.85 82.48
Given/took iron folic tablet/syrup for at least 100 days during pregnancy*** 31.94 27.58 28.16
Child received benefits from Anganwadi/ICDS, last 12 months*** 50.01 58.76 57.58
During Pregnancy received benefits from Anganwadi/ICDS*** 43.9 57.36 55.54
Received financial assistance for delivery cost*** 26.36 38.71 37.05
Financial assistance got from JSY for delivery cost*** 21.91 35.24 33.45
  1. *** p-value < 0.001; P-value calculated using chi-square test