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Table 3 Distribution of women by number of births and infant deaths across the EAG and non-EAG regions of India

From: Differential in infant, childhood and under-five death clustering among the empowered and non-empowered action group regions in India

  Non-EAG Region EAG Region India
Number of births Number of women Percent of women Number of women Percent of women Number of women Percent of women
1 53,365 22.5 40,288 16.9 93,653 19.7
2 91,058 38.4 65,742 27.6 156,800 33.0
3 51,588 21.8 55,263 23.2 106,851 22.5
4 23,168 9.8 35,861 15.0 59,029 12.4
5 9936 4.2 19,992 8.4 29,928 6.3
6 4422 1.9 10,939 4.6 15,361 3.2
7 1939 0.8 5631 2.4 7570 1.6
8 and more 1593 0.7 4672 2.0 6265 1.3
Total 237,069 100 238,388 100 475,457 100
Number of infant deaths
 0 221,022 93.2 204,922 86.0 425,944 89.6
 1 13,607 5.7 26,862 11.3 40,469 8.5
 2 1922 0.8 4967 2.1 6889 1.4
 3 374 0.2 1130 0.5 1504 0.3
 4 102 0.0 356 0.1 458 0.1
 5 and more 42 0.0 151 0.1 193 0.0
 Total 237,069 100 238,388 100 475,457 100