Table 3

Core service provision attributes at Zambian ANC facilities, by facility type
Health posts Rural health centers Urban health centers Level 1 hospitals Level 2&3 hospitals Totala
Total No 71 950 207 52 18 1299
ANC days per week
0 1% <1% <1% 8% 6% 1%
1-2 80% 79% 44% 48% 50% 72%
3+ 18% 20% 55% 44% 44% 27%
Registered SHWs
None 11% 14% 1% 2% 0 11%
1-2 83% 62% 10% 0 0 51%
3+ 6% 23% 90% 96% 100% 37%
Missing info 0 1% 0 2% 0 1%
ANC functions provided
<3 24% 13% 3% 15% 6% 12%
3-4 69% 76% 44% 33% 28% 68%
All 5 7% 11% 53% 52% 67% 20%
ANC tests provided
None 65% 53% 12% 10% 6% 45%
1-2 32% 38% 48% 21% 6% 39%
3+ 3% 9% 40% 69% 89% 17%

(Percentages may not exactly add up to 100% due to rounding).

a Facility type missing for one ANC facility.

Kyei et al.

Kyei et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012 12:151   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-151

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