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Table 1 Median straight-line distance (meters) from respondent's home to health facilities, overall and in groups based on delivery place and outcome in Quang Ninh province, Vietnam.

From: Distance decay in delivery care utilisation associated with neonatal mortality. A case referent study in northern Vietnam

   Cases Referents p-value*
Distance to closest health facility Health facility delivery 1 108 881 0.06
  Home delivery 2 574 1 819 0.13
  All 1 437 997 <0.001
Distance to Community Health Centre Health facility delivery 1 143 972 0.07
  Home delivery 2 594 1 819 0.12
  All 1 440 1060 <0.001
Distance to District Hospital Health facility delivery 5 543 5 634 0.23
  Home delivery 10 262 9 692 0.87
  All 7 242 6 386 <0.01
Distance to Tertiary Hospital Health facility delivery 52 209 37 773 <0.01
  Home delivery 73 415 70 890 0.76
  All 63 419 41 635 <0.001
  1. *Mann-Whitney U for comparison of groups (180 cases and 597 referents).