Table 4

reproductive characteristics & pregnancy outcome in 64 maternal deaths in Kassala State (2004-2006)

Characteristic

n

%


Parity (n = 64)


Nullipara

16

25.0


Multipara

32

50.0


Grandmultipara

16

25.0


Antenatal care (n = 64)


Yes

21

32.8


No

43

67.2


Place of delivery (n = 45)


Home

31

68.9


Health facility

11

24.4


On the way

3

06.7


Skill attendant at birth (n = 45)


Yes

22

48.9


No

23

51.1


Mode of delivery (n = 45)


Vaginal

43

93.3


Caesarean section

3

06.7


Pregnancy outcome (n = 45)


Live birth

23

51.1


Still birth

18

40.0


Neonatal death

2

08.9


Mohammed et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2011 11:102   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-11-102

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