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Table 2 Women and baby characteristics by late gestation stillbirth rates (FBH+ only, n = 14,991)

From: Stillbirth maternity care measurement and associated factors in population-based surveys: EN-INDEPTH study

  No. of births (% of total birthsa) No. of stillbirths Stillbirth rate per 1000 total births
  n % n n (95%CI)
Overall 14,991 100 227 15.2 (14.0–16.5)
Site
 Bandim 2713 18.1 54 20.0 (16.9–23.7)
 Dabat 2020 13.5 18 9.0 (6.7–12.1)
 IgangaMayuge 1976 13.2 16 8.1 (5.8–11.1)
 Matlab 4657 31.1 79 17.0 (14.8–19.6)
 Kintampo 3626 24.2 60 16.5 (12.7–21.2)
Age-group (years)b
 15–24 3743 25.0 47 12.5 (10.4–14.9)
 25–29 4189 28.0 59 14.1 (12.1–16.6)
 30–34 3318 22.1 56 16.9 (14.3–20.1)
 35–39 2350 15.7 38 16.2 (13.2–19.8)
 40–50 1389 9.3 27 19.7 (15.5–25.0)
Education-status
 No education 4112 27.4 62 15.1 (12.9–17.8)
 Primary only 4674 31.2 73 15.5 (13.4–18.0)
 Primary and secondary 5149 34.4 82 15.9 (13.9–18.2)
 Higher 1056 7.0 11 10.1 (6.9–14.8)
Wealth quintile
 Poorest 3290 22.0 55 16.9 (14.3–19.9)
 Poorer 3004 20.0 51 16.9 (14.2–20.2)
 Middle 2909 19.4 42 14.4 (11.8–17.4)
 Wealthier 2959 19.7 46 15.4 (12.8–18.5)
 Wealthiest 2829 18.9 34 11.9 (9.6–14.9)
Parity
 1 2504 16.7 17 7.0 (5.2–9.3)
 2 3802 25.4 49 12.8 (10.7–15.1)
 3 2868 19.1 53 18.5 (15.6–21.9)
 4 1874 12.5 37 19.6 (15.9–24.3)
 5+ 3943 26.3 71 18.1 (15.6–210)
Gestation (months)
 ≤ 6 26 0.2 ----- -----
 7 218 1.5 44 202.5 (165.0–245.9)
 8 884 5.9 46 52.0 (42.8–63.0)
 9 12,598 84.2 121 9.6 (8.6–10.7)
 ≥ 10 1231 8.2 17 13.6 (10.0–18.4)
Perceived size at birth
 Very large 1129 7.6 17 15.5 (11.5–20.8)
 Larger than average 2458 16.5 49 19.9 (16.6–23.9)
 Average 9082 61.0 92 10.1 (8.9–11.5)
 Smaller than average 1567 10.5 20 12.6 (9.5–16.7)
 Very small 611 4.4 16 26.1 (19.0–35.8)
  1. aWeighted number
  2. bWoman’s age at survey