Table 3

Change in place of delivery and perinatal mortality in study area Matlab, Bangladesh 2005 - 2009
Year Place of delivery Perinatal mortality
icddr,b SA* Government SA* icddr,b SA* Government SA†
Facility (%) Home (%) Facility (%) Home (%) Rate/100 births Rate/100 births
2005 51 49 13 87 4.8 5.9
2006 58 42 14 86 4.8 5.8
2007 58 42 18 82 4.1 6.1
2008 68 32 19 81 3.4 5.5
2009 77 23 25 75 2.9 5.7

SA: service area.

*P<0.05 (χ2-test).

†P>0.05 (χ2-test).

Pervin et al.

Pervin et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012 12:111   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-111

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