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Table 2 Delivery 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
Delivery location, N (%) 16,317 16,902 17,350 14,189 10,092 9,565 9,514 9,885
Institutional 15,032 (92.1) 15,935 (94.3) 16,524 (95.2) 13,616 (96.0) 9,048 (89.7) 9,213 (96.3) 9,324 (98.0) 9,757 (98.7)
Hospital 10,381 (63.6) 11,316 (67.0) 12,851 (74.1) 10,154 (71.6) 6,464 (64.1) 6,483 (67.8) 6,388 (67.1) 7,215 (73.0)
Clinic 4,651 (28.5) 4,619 (27.3) 3,673 (21.2) 3,462 (24.4) 2,584 (25.6) 2,730 (28.5) 2,936 (30.9) 2,542 (25.7)
Community (Home or other) 1,285 (7.9) 967 (5.7) 826 (4.8) 573 (4.0) 1,044 (10.3) 352 (3.7) 190 (2.0) 128 (1.3)
Birth attendant, N (%) 16,342 16,903 17,350 14,189 10,092 9,565 9,516 9,885
Physician 9,668 (59.2) 9,602 (56.8) 10,712 (61.7) 8,649 (61.0) 5,659 (56.1) 5,521 (57.7) 5,849 (61.5) 6,356 (64.3)
Nurse/Midwife/HW 5,496 (33.6) 6,420 (38.0) 5,895 (34.0) 5,046 (35.6) 3,525 (34.9) 3,731 (39.0) 3,486 (36.6) 3,416 (34.6)
TBA 586 (3.6) 352 (2.1) 227 (1.3) 126 (0.9) 750 (7.4) 206 (2.2) 95 (1.0) 52 (0.5)
Family/Other 592 (3.6) 529 (3.1) 516 (3.0) 368 (2.6) 158 (1.6) 107 (1.1) 86 (0.9) 61 (0.6)
Delivery mode, N (%) 16,342 16,903 17,350 14,189 10,052 9,538 9,493 9,864
Vaginal 14,658 (89.7) 14,707 (87.0) 14,647 (84.4) 11,466 (80.8) 8,184 (81.4) 7,753 (81.3) 7,517 (79.2) 7,361 (74.6)
Vaginal assisted 61 (0.4) 41 (0.2) 54 (0.3) 80 (0.6) 103 (1.0) 28 (0.3) 66 (0.7) 236 (2.4)
C-section 1,623 (9.9) 2,155 (12.7) 2,649 (15.3) 2,643 (18.6) 1,765 (17.6) 1,757 (18.4) 1,910 (20.1) 2,267 (23.0)
Bag and mask resuscitation, N (%) 16,063 16,824 17,271 14,118 10,092 9,501 9,395 9,913
Yes 785 (4.9) 842 (5.0) 741 (4.3) 447 (3.2) 241 (2.4) 359 (3.8) 364 (3.9) 400 (4.0)
No 15,278 (95.1) 15,982 (95.0) 16,530 (95.7) 13,671 (96.8) 9,851 (97.6) 9,142 (96.2) 9,031 (96.1) 9,513 (96.0)
Multiple birth, N (%) 16,337 16,903 17,350 14,189 10,092 9,564 9,500 9,861
Yes 100 (0.6) 115 (0.7) 137 (0.8) 104 (0.7) 84 (0.8) 61 (0.6) 71 (0.7) 83 (0.8)
No 16,237 (99.4) 16,788 (99.3) 17,213 (99.2) 14,085 (99.3) 10,008 (99.2) 9,503 (99.4) 9,429 (99.3) 9,778 (99.2)