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Table 1 Distribution of at least four ANC, institutional delivery and CS delivery by province

From: Trends in national and subnational wealth related inequalities in use of maternal health care services in Nepal: an analysis using demographic and health surveys (2001–2016)

  Survey year
2001
n(%)
95%CI 2006
n(%)
95%CI 2011
n(%)
95%CI 2016
n(%)
95%CI
At least four ANC
National 4735 (14.3) 12.1–16.6 4065 (29.5) 25.8–33.1 4148 (50.1) 46.0–54.2 3998 (69.4) 66.4–72.3
Province one 855 (22.3) 16.7–28.0 687 (32.3) 25.9–38.7 910 (52.7) 44.8–60.6 686 (76.9) 71.8–82.0
Province two 1067 (8.2) 5.2–11.2 818 (18.1) 13.2–23.0 810 (33.5) 25.0–42.0 963 (53.4) 47.2–59.6
Bagmati Province 707 (20.6) 12.6–28.6 708 (43.9) 33.6–54.1 572 (60.7) 50.7–70.7 691 (78.4) 71.7–85.1
Gandaki Province 450 (22.3) 13.7–31.0 424 (26.8) 17.0–36.6 479 (53.0) 40.0–66.1 337 (76.7) 69.6–83.7
Lumbini Province 764 (13.4) 8.8–18.1 605 (29.9) 22.3–37.4 654 (53.2) 44.2–62.2 720 (73.7) 67.1–80.3
Karnali Province 392 (3.1) −0.6-6.8 240 (18.3) 9.1–27.5 283 (39.9) 28.4–51.4 255 (52.2) 44.4–60.1
Sudurpaschim Province 501 (7.9) 4.2–11.6 583 (30.6) 17.4–43.8 440 (60.2) 53.0–67.5 346 (77.3) 72.7–81.9
Institutional delivery
National 6972 (9.1) 7.4–10.7 5545 (17.7) 14.8–20.5 5391 (35.3) 31.8–38.9 5060 (57.4) 53.8–60.9
Province one 1243 (11.4) 7.6–15.3 920 (17.4) 12.3–22.6 1135 (41.4) 33.7–49.1 819 (62.2) 55.2–69.3
Province two 1638 (7.7) 4.6–10.8 1171 (13.1) 8.6–17.6 1146 (28.6) 22.0–35.2 1367 (44.6) 37.9–51.3
Bagmati Province 1036 (15.3) 8.6–22.0 920 (35.1) 25.0–45.1 705 (45.1) 32.5–57.6 813 (70.7) 61.3–80.1
Gandaki Province 602 (12.3) 6.8–17.9 571 (17.6) 8.9–26.3 589 (42.6) 30.2–55.0 388 (68.3) 57.9–78.7
Lumbini Province 1090 (6.6) 3.9–9.3 822 (16.2) 11.3–21.2 810 (34.6) 26.5–42.6 899 (59.4) 52.0–66.7
Karnali Province 617 (2.1) 1.1–3.1 341 (12.1) 1.0–23.1 401 (20.7) 13.2–28.2 338 (35.6) 26.1–45.2
Sudurpaschim Province 747 (6.2) 3.4–8.9 800 (8.5) 5.1–12.0 605 (29.0) 22.0–35.9 437 (66.4) 58.3–74.5
CS delivery
National 6972 (0.8) 0.5–1.1 5545 (2.7) 1.9–3.5 5391 (4.6) 3.6–5.6 5060 (9.0) 7.5–10.5
Province one 1243 (0.8) 0.1–1.4 920 (2.1) 0.8–3.5 1135 (6.5) 3.5–9.5 819 (12.7) 9.2–16.2
Province two 1638 (0.8) 0.3–1.4 1171 (2.1) 0.7–3.5 1146 (4.1) 2.9–5.3 1367 (5.0) 2.8–7.3
Bagmati Province 1036 (2.1) 0.8–3.3 920 (6.0) 2.7–9.3 705 (8.3) 4.3–12.4 813 (17.4) 11.9–22.8
Gandaki Province 602 (1.4) −0.3-3.2 571 (1.7) − 0.1-3.5 589 (4.0) 1.7–6.4 388 (16.7) 12.3–21.0
Lumbini Province 1090 (0.2) 0.0–0.5 822 (3.3) 1.5–5.1 810 (3.7) 1.8–5.6 899 (6.4) 4.3–8.4
Karnali Province 617 (0.0) 0.0–0.0 341 (1.4) 0.0–2.9 401 (1.0) 0.0–2.0 338 (2.2) 0.9–3.4
Sudurpaschim Province 747 (0.3) 0.1–0.6 800 (0.8) 0.1–1.5 605 (1.8) 0.8–2.9 437 (3.1) 1.6–4.5
  1. Note: n indicates the total number of respondents in each province and figure in brackets indicate percent