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How many births in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia will not be attended by a skilled birth attendant between 2011 and 2015?

Sonya Crowe1*, Martin Utley1, Anthony Costello2 and Christina Pagel1

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1 Clinical Operational Research Unit, University College London, London, UK

2 Centre for International Health and Development, University College London Institute of Child Health, London, UK

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BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012, 12:4  doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-4

Published: 17 January 2012

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Additional file 1:

Country-level results. This file contains, for each country, the most current proportion of SBA births available (with corresponding year), the estimated proportion of SBA births for 2010 in urban and rural areas and the projected number of total non-SBA births in the period 2011-2015 (inclusive) for scenarios 1-6. Also listed for each country is the range (from scenario 1 to scenario 6) in the estimated proportion of SBA births for 2015 in urban and rural areas.

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Mathematical notation and analysis. This file contains the mathematical notation and analysis used in deriving the estimated number of births between 2011 and 2015 for each country.

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