Table 1

Distribution of women and traditional birth attendants interviewed by district, Murewa and Goromonzi districts, Zimbabwe, 2006

District

Women who delivered at home

Women who delivered at a health centre

Pregnant women

Trained TBA†

Untrained TBA


Murewa

107 (51.4%)

108 (51.7%)

103 (49.0%)

14 (46.7%)

24 (57.1%)

Goromonzi

101 (48.6%)

101 (48.3%)

107 (51.0%)

16 (53.3%)

18 (42.9%)

Total

208 (100%)

209 (100%)

210 (100%)

30 (100%)

42 (100%)


† TBA: traditional birth attendant

Perez et al. BMC Public Health 2008 8:401   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-8-401

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