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Table 1 Maternal demographic and clinical characteristics

From: Institutional deliveries and perinatal and neonatal mortality in Southern and Central India

  Belgaum Nagpur
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2010 2011 2012 2013
Deliveries, N 16,345 16,909 17,356 14,193 10,097 9,572 9,521 9,891
Maternal age, N (%) 16,321 16,909 17,355 14,193 10,089 9,571 9,512 9,881
< 20 1,731 (10.6) 1,686 (10.0) 1,719 (9.9) 1,334 (9.4) 211 (2.1) 178 (1.9) 192 (2.0) 189 (1.9)
20-35 14,557 (89.2) 15,186 (89.8) 15,609 (89.9) 12,836 (90.4) 9,861 (97.7) 9,368 (97.9) 9,286 (97.6) 9,660 (97.8)
> 35 33 (0.2) 37 (0.2) 27 (0.2) 23 (0.2) 17 (0.2) 25 (0.3) 34 (0.4) 32 (0.3)
Maternal education, N (%) 16,160 16,755 17,283 14,181 10,093 9,571 9,497 9,872
No formal education 3,666 (22.7) 3,398 (20.3) 2,981 (17.2) 2,085 (14.7) 391 (3.9) 288 (3.0) 268 (2.8) 250 (2.5)
Primary 5,751 (35.6) 5,556 (33.2) 5,474 (31.7) 4,394 (31.0) 1,845 (18.3) 1,633 (17.1) 1,613 (17.0) 1,692 (17.1)
Secondary 5,560 (34.4) 6,275 (37.5) 7,009 (40.6) 5,986 (42.2) 6,009 (59.5) 5,793 (60.5) 5,686 (59.9) 5,753 (58.3)
University + 1,183 (7.3) 1,526 (9.1) 1,819 (10.5) 1,716 (12.1) 1,848 (18.3) 1,857 (19.4) 1,930 (20.3) 2,177 (22.1)
Parity, N (%) 16,318 16,906 16,918 14,192 10,097 9,571 9,517 9,888
0 6,738 (41.3) 7,257 (42.9) 7,473 (44.2) 6,153 (43.4) 4,897 (48.5) 4,707 (49.2) 4,612 (48.5) 4,598 (46.5)
1-2 8,407 (51.5) 8,496 (50.3) 8,392 (49.6) 7,214 (50.8) 4,902 (48.5) 4,621 (48.3) 4,667 (49.0) 5,047 (51.0)
> 2 1,173 (7.2) 1,153 (6.8) 1,053 (6.2) 825 (5.8) 298 (3.0) 243 (2.5) 238 (2.5) 243 (2.5)
At least one ANC visit, N (%) 16,341 16,901 17,215 14,148 10,096 9,556 9,518 9,883
Yes 16,308 (99.8) 16,886 (99.9) 17,205 (99.9) 14,142 (100.0) 10,095 (100.0) 9,556 (100.0) 9,516 (100.0) 9,869 (99.9)
No 33 (0.2) 15 (0.1) 10 (0.1) 6 (0.0) 1 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (0.0) 14 (0.1)