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Table 3 Coverage of community-based intervention activities, by quartile

From: Contribution of community-based newborn health promotion to reducing inequities in healthy newborn care practices and knowledge: evidence of improvement from a three-district pilot program in Malawi

  Endline
At least one home visit by HSA during pregnancy  
Overall 36.7
Poorest quartile 29.0
2nd quartile 37.2
3rd quartile 37.7
Least poor quartile 42.8
  0.0786
Concentration index (95% Confidence interval) (0.0307, 0.1265)
Two or more home visits by HSA during pregnancy  
Overall 21.2
Poorest quartile 16.3
2nd quartile 20.9
3rd quartile 21.3
Least poor quartile 26.2
  0.0960
Concentration index (95% Confidence interval) (0.0219, 0.1701)
At least one postnatal home visit by HSA within 3 days  
Overall 10.9
Poorest quartile 7.8
2nd quartile 12.1
3rd quartile 12.0
Least poor quartile 11.9
  0.0933
Concentration index (95% Confidence interval) (-0.0237, 0.2104)
Two or more postnatal home visits by HSA  
Overall 4.7
Poorest quartile 2.7
2nd quartile 8.4
3rd quartile 4.9
Least poor quartile 2.7
  -0.0399
Concentration index (95% Confidence interval) (-0.1530, 0.0733)
Aware of a “core group” present in community  
Overall 34.1
Poorest quartile 33.8
2nd quartile 31.4
3rd quartile 35.3
Least poor quartile 36.0
  0.0241
Concentration index (95% Confidence interval) (-0.0411, 0.0894)
Received visit from core group member during pregnancy  
Overall 9.6
Poorest quartile 6.2
2nd quartile 10.2
3rd quartile 11.6
Least poor quartile 10.2
  0.1015
Concentration index (95% Confidence interval) (-0.0090, 0.2119)