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Table 2 Maternal Health Services Utilization in Study Populations, by Country

From: Intimate partner violence and maternal health services utilization: evidence from 36 National Household Surveys

Country Survey Sample Any ANC visit 4+ ANC visits Total ANC visits Facility delivery Postnatal visit
year size (%) (%) (%) (%)
Afghanistan 2015 14,070 56.8% 17.4% 1.7 48.1% 36.9%
Burkina Faso 2010 7567 95.7% 34.3% 3.1 75.1% 77.8%
Cambodia 2014 1696 94.0% 73.8% 5.0 82.6% 87.9%
Cameroon 2011 2740 88.4% 64.5% 4.3 66.1% 44.3%
Chad 2014–15 2835 59.6% 29.5% 2.2 21.4% 14.9%
Colombia 2015–16 9398 96.7% 89.4% 6.8 95.3% 8.5%
Comoros 2012 1314 92.1% 57.9% 4.5 76.7% 59.7%
Cote d’Ivoire 2011–12 3716 91.0% 42.6% 3.3 57.5% 76.3%
Democratic Republic of Congo 2013–14 4416 88.1% 45.3% 3.4 76.5% 43.3%
Egypt 2014 3581 90.2% 83.6% 8.7 88.4% 84.4%
Gabon 2012 2843 91.8% 68.8% 4.6 84.7% 64.9%
Gambia 2013 2577 99.5% 77.0% 4.8 62.6% 76.5%
Guatemala 2014–15 3671 96.2% 86.8% 7.1 70.1% 82.5%
Haiti 2012 4032 89.7% 66.8% 4.8 34.1% 42.2%
Honduras 2011–12 6872 96.7% 88.3% 6.4 80.0% 84.6%
India 2005–6 25,972 79.8% 44.0% 3.9 42.2% 49.1%
Jordan 2012 4284 99.3% 94.7% 8.6 99.2% 94.9%
Kenya 2014 3013 94.3% 54.7% 3.8 58.9% 58.5%
Kyrgyz Republic 2012 2477 98.2% 85.9% 6.5 99.6% 99.1%
Liberia 2006–07 1525 91.5% 59.3% 4.5 0.0% 21.8%
Malawi 2015–16 3794 98.5% 51.1% 3.7 94.0% 4.5%
Mali 2012–13 2329 77.9% 43.9% 3.2 61.8% 48.8%
Moldova 2005 1138 98.4% 93.2% 8.6 100.0% 95.7%
Namibia 2013 1075 95.0% 81.1% 6.1 85.4% 70.8%
Nepal 2011–12 1512 83.7% 50.5% 3.5 38.6% 44.0%
Nigeria 2013 15,118 67.7% 55.6% 5.3 39.9% 45.6%
Rwanda 2015 855 98.9% 43.7% 3.2 92.0% 44.1%
Sierra Leone 2013 2621 97.9% 88.7% 8.1 57.8% 81.6%
Tajikistan 2012 2283 81.4% 57.1% 4.1 79.1% 88.1%
Tanzania 2015–16 5310 98.2% 49.5% 3.6 66.6% 8.0%
The Philippines 2013 4179 95.0% 82.2% 6.4 61.1% 77.9%
Timor-Leste 2009–10 1579 87.1% 55.5% 3.8 20.3% 25.0%
Togo 2013–14 3851 92.8% 55.8% 3.7 72.4% 74.5%
Uganda 2011 1275 95.4% 52.2% 3.7 60.2% 40.4%
Zambia 2013–14 7415 98.6% 54.4% 3.7 71.6% 66.1%
Zimbabwe 2015 3752 94.9% 76.6% 5.1 84.2% 30.4%
Full sample 2005–16 166,685 85.8% 57.2% 4.6 62.4% 52.8%
  1. Notes: “Any ANC”, “4+ ANC”, “Facility delivery” and “Postnatal visit” are dichotomous variables. “Postnatal visit” defined as one if the visit occurred within 3 days of birth. Standard deviation for “Total ANC Visits” is 3.6