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Table 3 Selected reproductive characteristics of the subjects

From: A cross sectional study of maternal near miss and mortality at a rural tertiary centre in southern nigeria

Parameter Severe maternal outcome Percentage Near miss Maternal death Mortality index
Total number of pregnancies N = 57  
1 14 24.6 12 2 14.3
2–4 26 45.6 25 1 3.8
≥5 17 29.8 15 2 11.8
Booking status at our hospital
 Booked 12 21.1 11 1 0.08
 Unbooked 45 78.9 41 4 8.9
Referral status
 Booked at the hospital 12 21.1 11 1 0.08
 Not referred 27 47.3 25 2 7.4
 Referred before labor 5 8.8 5 0 0
 Referred during labor 10 17.5 8 2 20
 Referred postpartum 3 5.3 3 0 0
Trimmester at presentation
 1 9 15.8 8 1 12.5
 2 11 19.3 10 1 9.1
 3 34 59.6 31 3 8.8
Postpartum 3 5.3 3 0 0
  1. Mortality Index = Number of Mortality/Near Miss + Mortality per 100