Table 9 : Caesarean section rates in surveyed health facilities that recorded caesarean
deliveries in 2008, Anambra State, Nigeria stratified by category of health facility.


Category of health facilitya Deliveries Caesarean
sections
Caesarean
section rate (%)

National teaching hospital 2925 79 2.7
General hospitals 1740 40 2.3
Mission hospital 2469 325 13.2
Total 7134 444 6.2

aNo caesarean delivery was recorded in any of the primary health facilities

Ifeadike et al.Research Journal of Women's Health  2016 3:2DOI : 10.7243/2054-9865-3-2