Skip to main content

Table 1 Facility characteristics

From: Mistreatment of women during childbirth in Abuja, Nigeria: a qualitative study on perceptions and experiences of women and healthcare providers

  Peri-urban facility Urban facility
Staffing
 Obstetrician/gynecologist 3 4
 Medical officer 8 10
 Midwife 15 12
Capacity
 # beds on delivery ward 6 4
Health outcomes (2013)
 Total births (n) 3231 2417
 Live births (n) 2961 2182
 Stillbirths (n) 270 235
 Maternal deaths (n) 94 73
Cost of childbirth services
 Vaginal delivery $0 USD $0 USD
 Caesarean section $215 USD (42,000 NGN) $215 USD (42,000 NGN)
  1. Note: facility characteristics as reported by the head of each facility in personal communication, August 2014