The tyranny of distance: maternity waiting homes and access to birthing facilities in rural Timor-Leste
Kayli Wild, Lesley Barclay, Paul Kelly & Nelson Martins
Volume 90, Number 2, February 2012, 97-103
Table 3. Expected births and facility-based births, by distance from village of residence to maternity waiting home (MWH) in Manufahi and Lautem districts, Timor-Leste
|Distance from MWH (km)||No. of expected birthsa||Facility birthsb
|No.||% of expected births|
a Based on 2007 population estimates.
b Facility births occurring from October 2006 to September 2007 in Same; facility births occurring from December 2006 to November 2007 in Lospalos.
c P-value based on Pearson’s χ2 test for trend with three degrees of freedom.