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Table 4 Place of delivery among women complied and did not comply with to referral advice (N = 1169).

From: Effectiveness of maternal referral system in a rural setting: a case study from Rufiji district, Tanzania

Referral indication Total Complied Did not comply
   Home/en route PLCF Hospital Home/en route PLCF
Demographic risks 804 5 (0.62) 23 (2.9) 349 (43) 266 (33) 161 (20)
Historical obstetric risks 152 0 (0) 2 (1.3) 115 (76) 11 (7.2) 24 (16)
Prenatal complications 140 1 (0.71) 4 (2.9) 91 (65) 20 (14) 24 (17)
Natal complications 73 0 (0) 0 (0) 63 (86) 4 (5.5) 6 (8.2)
Total 1169 6 (0.51) 29 (2.5) 618 (53) 301 (26) 215 (18)
  1. Percentages in brackets
  2. PLCF - Primary level of care facility