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Table 4 Percentage Distribution of availability and functionality of medical equipment in healthcare facilities in Nigeria, 2013/2014

From: Assessment of primary health care facilities’ service readiness in Nigeria

  Anambra Bauchi Bayelsa Cross River Ekiti Imo Kaduna Kebbi Kogi Niger Osun Taraba Total
Adult weighting scale 94.5 64.2 85.1 85.9 96.6 83.0 88.8 57.4 77.2 69.2 90.2 56.0 79.1
Adult weighting scale functional 85.4 59.4 80.7 76.6 90.9 72.2 81.4 52.2 66.5 58.7 76.2 51.8 71.0
Thermometer present 91.0 54.7 87.3 88.3 89.4 86.5 84.2 58.9 73.8 78.4 78.0 61.1 77.6
Thermometer functional 87.9 51.4 85.1 82.9 86.5 83.0 78.6 52.6 69.9 72.6 73.8 60.1 73.7
Chifgraphld weighting scale present 51.3 46.2 44.2 57.6 45.7 38.7 60.9 49.8 37.4 49.5 46.3 42.0 47.5
Child weighting scale functional 45.7 40.1 39.2 48.3 39.9 34.4 54.9 41.6 31.1 40.4 40.7 38.9 41.3
Stethoscope present 90.5 72.6 86.2 86.3 95.7 89.1 91.6 64.1 72.3 88.9 86.5 69.4 82.9
Stethoscope functional 81.9 68.4 82.9 81.0 89.4 84.4 87.0 56.5 65.5 86.1 77.1 65.8 77.2
Infant weighting scale present 70.9 53.3 77.9 60.0 71.6 66.5 58.6 40.2 44.7 34.1 59.4 37.3 56.1
Infant weighting scale functional 65.8 49.5 69.1 50.2 65.9 60.0 50.2 32.5 37.9 30.8 55.6 33.7 50.0
Sphygmomanometer present 87.4 66.5 87.3 84.4 91.8 87.8 86.5 55.5 64.6 84.1 81.8 66.8 78.8
Sphygmomanometer functional 75.4 51.4 81.2 70.7 79.3 80.0 74.0 47.4 55.8 75.5 65.4 61.7 68.1
Autoclave present 17.1 18.4 41.4 18.5 31.3 16.1 26.5 13.4 21.8 9.6 28.5 18.1 21.5
Autoclave functional 9.6 14.6 24.3 11.2 21.6 10.4 20.9 9.6 14.1 8.2 22.4 13.0 14.9
Electric boiler/steamer present 3.5 12.7 27.1 14.6 19.7 9.6 18.6 12.4 15.1 7.7 22.4 7.8 14.2
Electric boiler/steamer functional 3.5 13.2 27.1 14.6 17.3 9.6 18.6 12.4 15.1 8.2 22.4 7.8 14.1
Electric dry heat sterilizer present 9.6 10.4 22.1 9.3 15.4 8.3 12.6 13.9 10.7 9.6 13.1 8.8 11.9
Electric dry heat sterilizer functional 6.0 7.1 13.8 5.9 7.2 5.2 9.3 8.6 6.8 7.2 11.7 5.7 7.8