Caesarean section rate    [en]
Class: Indicator, Datatype: Numeric
Created on 11/10/16 by root    Last updated 10/13/17

Names & Synonyms

Caesarean section rate   Fully Specified   [en]

Descriptions

Percentage of births by caesarean section among all live births in a given time period.   [en]

Custom Attributes

HMIS-Category-2
C1.1 Maternal and Child Health
HMIS-Category-3
C.1.1 Maternal Health
HMIS-Category-1
C1: Access to Health Service
Interpretation
The percentage of births by caesarean section is an indicator of access to and use of health care...
HMIS-Category-4
Applicable Reporting Units
HC/Clinic, Hospital, WorHO, ZHD/ScHO, RHB, FMOH
Disaggregation
None
Denominator
Total number of expected Deliveries
Numerator
Number of women having given birth by caesarean section
Reporting Frequency
Monthly
Multiplier
100
Primary Sources
Delivery Register

Mappings

None

Inverse Mappings

None