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Table 3 Fetal characteristics and risk for stillbirth, 2010-2013

From: Stillbirth rates in low-middle income countries 2010 - 2013: a population-based, multi-country study from the Global Network

  Stillbirth, N (%) Live Birth, N (%) Relative risk for stillbirth vs. livebirth (95% CI) *
Estimated gestational age    
Preterm (< 37 weeks) 4,147 (59.4) 22,912 (8.9) 12.4 (11.2, 13.6)
Term (≥37 weeks) 2,830 (40.6) 233,556 (91.1) 1.0
Birth weight    
< 2500g 4,654 (64.4) 29,993 (11.4) 12.1 (10.8, 13.5)
≥ 2500g 2,570 (35.6) 234,056 (88.6) 1.0
Gender    
Male 3,856 (55.6) 136,886 (51.8) 1.2 (1.1, 1.2)
Female 3,083 (44.4) 127,275 (48.2) 1.0
Multiple gestation    
Yes 383 (5.0) 4,457 (1.7) 2.8 (2.4, 3.2)
No 7,254 (95.0) 259,674 (98.3) 1.0
Congenital anomaly    
Yes 330 (4.7) 1,091 (0.4) 9.1 (7.3, 11.4)
No 6,672 (95.3) 259,098 (99.6) 1.0
Breech presentation    
Yes 553 (7.1) 5,749 (2.2) 3.0 (2.6, 3.5)
No 7,255 (92.9) 257,933 (97.8) 1.0
  1. *Relative risks accounted for study cluster (site)