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Table 4 Percentage of women (30–49) undergone hysterectomy and reported various reasons for hysterectomy by State/UTs, NFHS(2015–16)

From: Prevalence, sociodemographic determinants and self-reported reasons for hysterectomy in India

State/union territory Excessive menstrual bleeding/Pain Fibroids
/Cysts
Uterine disorder (Rupture) Cancer Uterine prolapse Severe post-partum haemorrhage other Total
sample (N)
North
 Chandigarh 19.8 56.4 10.6 6.9 16.7 0.0 0.0 9
 Delhi 44.9 21.1 22.7 5.4 3.5 2.1 6.2 115
 Haryana 61.3 19.9 13.0 6.2 8.3 2.4 5.3 276
 Himachal Pradesh 32.4 37.2 14.5 1.2 3.2 4.1 12.7 85
 Jammu & Kashmir 43.6 36.9 19.3 1.3 7.9 3.1 4.5 170
 Punjab 44.0 48.8 14.1 1.8 5.4 1.2 .9 397
 Rajasthan 58.5 24.6 14.0 6.8 10.7 3.4 3.0 786
 Uttarakhand 48.0 24.0 10.3 7.0 12.2 3.6 8.3 117
Central
 Chhattisgarh 73.1 15.7 11.7 3.4 5.6 2.5 4.4 299
 Madhya Pradesh 61.8 17.3 13.6 5.5 6.5 3.6 7.8 1218
 Uttar Pradesh 53.1 15.5 10.5 16.0 7.6 3.7 10.2 2251
East
 Bihar 54.6 9.1 18.0 7.0 18.1 5.5 5.8 2705
 Jharkhand 54.4 15.7 19.2 4.8 9.8 7.2 7.1 371
 Odisha 47.0 4.8 9.4 4.2 8.9 5.7 24.9 506
 West Bengal 40.0 25.8 10.0 1.5 6.3 3.2 18.1 1102
Northeast
 Arunachal Pradesh 28.6 2.9 13.4 4.0 14.0 9.9 29.2 10
 Assam 54.3 4.0 11.8 5.1 4.4 9.8 15.0 157
 Manipur 39.4 30.6 18.8 2.5 11.1 5.4 4.6 19
 Meghalaya 21.1 21.5 17.7 1.1 10.7 10.4 23.4 17
 Mizoram 11.8 39.4 12.2 22.3 2.1 2.4 16.7 6
 Nagaland 37.4 19.1 12.4 8.3 4.0 5.0 15.0 12
 Sikkim 59.6 15.4 17.1 1.5 5.3 2.5 3.5 4
 Tripura 34.9 1.5 14.6 2.7 4.7 14.0 32.0 27
West
 Dadra & Nagar Haveli 64.0 12.1 3.9 0.0 11.3 0.0 20.5 6
 Daman & Diu 45.2 6.6 5.1 0.0 4.0 0.0 39.1 2
 Goa 44.8 28.0 13.1 0.0 5.5 1.4 7.2 21
 Gujarat 49.6 28.2 13.6 1.6 7.0 2.4 9.0 1339
 Maharashtra 69.2 13.0 10.2 3.9 6.5 3.2 5.7 1654
South
 Andaman & Nicobar Islands 64.5 10.4 9.8 0.0 4.9 1.5 19.1 4
Andhra Pradesh 63.8 22.5 17.0 2.4 3.6 1.3 0.9 2556
 Karnataka 64.4 19.2 10.0 3.6 5.3 3.8 4.1 968
 Kerala 39.9 49.3 10.9 .7 5.9 3.0 1.0 349
 Lakshadweep 1
 Puducherry 78.1 26.2 2.5 1.8 2.9 0.0 1.4 13
 Tamil Nadu 55.5 12.3 8.7 8.2 6.1 3.3 11.0 1622
 Telangana 48.3 34.4 22.2 2.4 4.2 1.7 3.0 1567
India 55.6 19.8 13.9 5.5 7.8 3.4 7.1 20,761