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Table 2 Maternal mortality, stillbirth, perinatal and neonatal mortality in LHWs and CHWs areas in Tehsil Havelian, District Abbottabad, Pakistan enhanced surveillance 2015/16d

From: Under-estimation of maternal and perinatal mortality revealed by an enhanced surveillance system: enumerating all births and deaths in Pakistan

Events Total LHWs Areas CHWs Area p-valuee CHW: LHW
n Rate 95% CI n Rate 95% CI n Rate 95% CI
Maternal Mortalitya 18 247 147–391 14 226 124–379 4 370 101–948 0.380  
Neonatal Mortalityb 290 40 35–44 247 40 35–45 43 40 28–51 0.992 1.00
Early Neonatal Mortalityb 215 30 26–33 184 30 25–34 31 29 19–39 0.857 1.03
Perinatal Mortalityc 454 60 55–66 366 57 52–64 88 77 62–93 0.009 1.35
Stillbirthsc 239 32 28–36 182 29 24–33 57 50 37–63 < 0.001 1.72
Denominators (n)
 Total births 7512   6375   1137    
 Live births 7273   6193   1080    
  1. Abbreviations: CI Confidence Interval
  2. aper 105 live births
  3. bper 103 live births
  4. cper 103 total births
  5. dJune 2015 to May 2016
  6. ederived from chi-square
  7. Bold: significant at p < 0.05