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Table 2 Success of IVF treatment by women's background characteristics and treatment sector.

From: Resource allocation of in vitro fertilization: a nationwide register-based cohort study

  Live births/cycle * Live births/treated women †
Age 20–29 30–34 35–39 40+ Total 20–29 30–34 35–39 40+ Total
Socioeconomic position           
Upper white-collar 0.25 0.18 0.13 0.06 0.15 0.55 0.49 0.38 0.20 0.42
Lower white-collar 0.23 0.17 0.14 0.05 0.16 0.49 0.46 0.37 0.15 0.40
Blue-collar 0.19 0.16 0.11 0.07 0.14 0.42 0.40 0.30 0.21 0.36
Others 0.19 0.16 0.11 0.04 0.14 0.42 0.41 0.29 0.12 0.35
Area of residence §           
Urban 0.22 0.17 0.13 0.06 0.15 0.49 0.48 0.36 0.18 0.41
Semi-Urban 0.20 0.16 0.14 0.05 0.15 0.44 0.45 0.40 0.14 0.40
Rural 0.20 0.15 0.12 0.06 0.15 0.49 0.43 0.36 0.17 0.40
Sector           
Public 0.20 0.18 0.13 0.04 0.16 0.39 0.40 0.31 0.08 0.35
Private 0.26 0.20 0.15 0.06 0.17 0.56 0.50 0.39 0.19 0.42
Both 0.15 0.10 0.08 0.04 0.10 0.44 0.44 0.36 0.23 0.40
Total 0.22 0.17 0.13 0.06 0.15 0.47 0.45 0.36 0.17 0.40
  1. * All live births and all cycles during the mean 1.5 years treatment period. † One live birth per woman during the mean 1.5 years treatment period. ‡ Entrepreneurs, students, pensioners, unemployed, and women with an unclassified or unknown position. § Excluding women with unknown area of recidence (n = 23).