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Table 1 Antenatal care by Global Network region and site

From: A prospective observational description of frequency and timing of antenatal care attendance and coverage of selected interventions from sites in Argentina, Guatemala, India, Kenya, Pakistan and Zambia

  Africa Asia Latin America Total
  Kenya Zambia Belgaum Nagpur Pakistan Argentina Guatemala  
Women with delivery, N 35,660 27,599 79,628 39,261 48,273 9,900 29,389 269,710
At least one ANC visit, N (%) 34,637 (97.2) 27,419 (99.4) 79,355 (99.9) 39,215 (100.0) 40,540 (84.4) 9,310 (95.0) 28,859 (98.3) 259,335 (96.4)
Number of ANC visits1         
0 321 (1.5) 36 (0.4) 17 (0.0) 15 (0.1) 3,139 (11.2) 144 (4.1) 319 (1.5) 3,991 (2.7)
1 977 (4.5) 692 (7.0) 1,391 (3.5) 507 (2.4) 5,438 (19.3) 185 (5.3) 612 (2.9) 9,802 (6.8)
2 3,309 (15.2) 1,901 (19.2) 2,626 (6.6) 378 (1.8) 7,508 (26.7) 287 (8.2) 1,407 (6.8) 17,416 (12.0)
3 7,880 (36.3) 5,087 (51.4) 11,758 (29.4) 3,070 (14.6) 5,369 (19.1) 568 (16.3) 2,873 (13.8) 36,605 (25.2)
> 3 9,245 (42.5) 2,181 (22.0) 24,258 (60.6) 17,088 (81.1) 6,695 (23.8) 2,300 (66.0) 15,575 (74.9) 77,342 (53.3)
Trimester for first ANC visit         
First 1,288 (3.9) 2,270 (8.4) 48,920 (63.3) 30,330 (77.5) 9,528 (24.5) 3,278 (37.4) 11,799 (41.5) 107,413 (42.5)
Second 19,700 (58.9) 19,465 (72.0) 24,055 (31.1) 7,699 (19.7) 12,654 (32.5) 3,937 (44.9) 12,538 (44.1) 100,048 (39.5)
Third 12,444 (37.2) 5,304 (19.6) 4,325 (5.6) 1,106 (2.8) 16,727 (43.0) 1,545 (17.6) 4,110 (14.4) 45,561 (18.0)
Most frequent location of ANC, N (%)         
Gov. hospital 28,795 (83.4) 7,792 (28.5) 35,886 (47.6) 14,427 (44.8) 8,297 (21.3) 7,535 (81.3) 3,503 (15.0) 106,235 (44.1)
Private hospital 494 (1.4) 21 (0.1) 20,474 (27.1) 869 (2.7) 1,833 (4.7) 22 (0.2) 396 (1.7) 24,109 (10.0)
Gov. clinic 3,870 (11.2) 8,657 (31.7) 7,900 (10.5) 5,590 (17.4) 58 (0.1) 247 (2.7) 6,688 (28.6) 33,010 (13.7)
Private clinic 465 (1.3) 902 (3.3) 710 (0.9) 58 (0.2) 28,468 (73.1) 644 (6.9) 1,519 (6.5) 32,766 (13.6)
Health worker 61 (0.2) 30 (0.1) 10,425 (13.8) 11,191 (34.8) 79 (0.2) 8 (0.1) 2,487 (10.6) 24,281 (10.1)
TBA 823 (2.4) 247 (0.9) 72 (0.1) 35 (0.1) 201 (0.5) 0 (0.0) 8,774 (37.5) 10,152 (4.2)
Other 8 (0.0) 9,663 (35.4) 3 (0.0) 22 (0.1) 11 (0.0) 816 (8.8) 54 (0.2) 10,577 (4.4)