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Table 2 Receipt of Maternal and Child Health Services (Unadjusted)

From: Charting health system reconstruction in post-war Liberia: a comparison of rural vs. remote healthcare utilization

Variable 2007 DHS (Rural) 2013 DHS (Rural) Konobo
Sample Size (N) 2447 births 3448 births 430 births
% Population, (95 % CI)
Any ANC visit from a skilled provider 71.8 (64.3–78.2) 93.4 (91.7–94.9) 76.5 (70.5–81.7)
4+ ANC visits (1+ from skilled provider) 55.2 (48.3–61.9) 72.9 (69.9–75.8) 44.0 (38.0–50.2)
Delivery in a health facility 28.8 (23.1–35.3) 48.7 (44.7–52.6) 55.1 (48.0–62.0)
PNC within 24 h of delivery from a skilled provider 24.9 (20.1–30.5) 41.7 (37.9–45.6) 17.0 (12.9–22.1)
Sample Size (N) 3420 living children 4792 living children 556 living children
% Population, (95 % CI)
Children with ARI in last 2 weeks 9.8 (8.0–12.0) 7.9 (6.8–9.2) 21.5 (17.1–26.8)
Children evaluated for ARI by any provider 84.1 (77.9–88.8) 71.2 (63.3–78.0) 76.1 (66.3–83.7)
Children evaluated for ARI by a skilled provider 62.8 (55.7–69.3) 51.6 (44.3–58.8) 8.9 (4.6–16.5)
Children with diarrhea in last 2 weeks 21.2 (18.6–24.0) 24.8 (22.7–27.0) 46.7 (41.4–52.1)
Children evaluated for diarrhea by any provider 80.4 (75.3–84.6) 73.5 (69.0–77.5) 64.1 (55.5–71.9)
Children evaluated for diarrhea by a skilled provider 49.2 (41.8–56.6) 46.1 (40.8–51.5) 11.4 (6.5–19.3)