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Table 1 Sociodemographic and obstetric profile of interviewees

From: Reaching health facilities in situations of emergency: qualitative study capturing experiences of pregnant women in Africa’s largest megacity

Facility code Age Marital status SES classification Parity Presenting complaint(s) Relative interviewed
B 24 Married Middle Primipara High blood pressure and preterm delivery No
39 Married Low Multipara Obstructed labour No
37 Married Low Multipara Footling breech No
D 32 Married Low Multipara Bleeding (Primary Post-partum haemorrhage) No
29 Single Middle Primipara Bleeding (Ectopic pregnancy) No
E 28 Married Low Multipara High blood pressure and not feeling foetal movement (Intra-Uterine Foetal Death) No
24 Single Middle Primipara Incomplete abortion No
F 23 Married Low Primipara High blood pressure, presented unconscious Husband
21 Single Low Primipara Bleeding secondary to induced abortion Mother
32 Married Low Multipara Fever and not feeling foetal movement No
H 31 Married Middle Primipara Obstructed labour Husband
33 Married High Multipara Labour not progressing (Obstructed labour) Sister
29 Married Middle Primipara High blood pressure and obstructed labour No
29 Married Middle Multipara Bleeding (Ectopic pregnancy) No
I 28 Married High Primipara High blood pressure and severe headache No
27 Married High Multipara Not feeling foetal movement Husband
32 Married Middle Multipara Dizziness and not feeling foetal movement (Pre-eclampsia, Intra-Uterine Foetal Death) No
J 33 Married High Multipara Feeling faint and sharp epigastric pain, High blood pressure (Pre-eclampsia) No
34 Married Middle Multipara High blood pressure No
M 25 Married Middle Primipara Prolonged labour No
30 Married Low Multipara Profuse bleeding following spontaneous abortion Sister
31 Married Middle Multipara Inevitable abortion Mother-in-law
O 26 Married Middle Primipara High blood pressure and severe headache No
29 Single Low Multipara Obstructed labour No
22 Married Low Primipara High blood pressure and severe headache No
21 Single Low Primipara Bleeding (Ante-Partum Haemorrhage) Mother
R 33 Married High Multipara Obstructed labour/ Complications post caesarean section No
23 Single Low Primipara Fever (Sepsis) and not feeling foetal movement (Intra-Uterine Foetal Death) No
40 Married Low Grand-Multipara Preterm labour and multiple gestation No
27 Married Medium Primipara Newborn requiring incubator No
S 35 Married Middle Multipara Obstructed labour No
35 Married High Primipara High blood pressure (Pre-eclampsia) No
28 Married Middle Primipara Prolonged labour Sister
19 Single Low Primipara Bleeding (Induced abortion) No
T 39 Married Middle Grand-Multipara High blood pressure No
25 Married Middle Primipara Abdominal pains No
33 Married Low Multipara Bleeding (Abdominal pregnancy) No
U 25 Married Low Primipara Bleeding and abdominal pains (Ectopic pregnancy) No
27 Married Low Multipara High blood pressure (Pre-eclampsia) No
W 30 Married Middle Primipara High blood pressure (Pre-eclampsia) No
32 Married Middle Multipara Inevitable abortion No
X 28 Married Middle Multipara Prolonged labour Mother-in-law
32 Married Middle Multipara Headache, vomiting, high blood pressure Husband
39 Married Low Primipara Prolonged labour No
31 Married Middle Multipara Foetal distress and Breech delivery No
Y 29 Separated Middle Primipara Headache, epigastric pain, and swelling No
28 Married High Primipara Bleeding (Ante-partum haemorrhage) No