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Table 4 Obstetric and Essential Care Practices by Global Network Site, 2010-2013

From: Neonatal mortality and coverage of essential newborn interventions 2010 - 2013: a prospective, population-based study from low-middle income countries

  Africa Asia Latin America
  Kenya, N (%) Zambia, N (%) Belgaum, N (%) Nagpur, N (%) Pakistan, N (%) Argentina, N (%) Guatemala, N (%)
Deliveries, N 34,878 26,791 77,649 38,070 44,933 9,716 28,675
Cesarean section 493 (1.4) 286 (1.1) 11,097 (14.3) 7,601 (20.0) 4,293 (9.6) 3,393 (34.9) 5,348 (18.7)
Uterotonics 9,548 (27.5) 4,667 (17.5) 29,239 (38.1) 27,871 (73.3) 15,595 (34.8) 9,314 (96.1) 7,987 (28.6)
Maternal antibiotics 2,666 (7.7) 330 (1.2) 37,368 (48.5) 32,792 (86.4) 13,509 (30.1) 5,591 (57.7) 5,975 (21.3)
Live births, N 35,303 27,010 78,190 38,327 45,427 9,774 28,859
Bag and mask resuscitation 595 (1.7) 531 (2.0) 3,344 (4.3) 1,312 (3.5) 2,410 (5.3) 406 (4.2) 319 (1.1)
Breastfeed within 1 hour 28,937 (82.1) 24,623 (91.6) 63,927 (85.2) 32,797 (86.0) 10,597 (23.4) 8,633 (89.0) 21,823 (75.9)
Skin-to-skin contact 8,787 (25.1) 6,235 (23.4) 22,424 (29.0) 11,847 (31.1) 955 (2.1) 7,911 (82.6) 6,432 (22.6)
Bathed within 6 hours 15,515 (44.0) 5,441 (20.2) 3,681 (4.8) 340 (0.9) 8,944 (19.7) 87 (0.9) 13,739 (52.2)