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Table 2 Basic EmONC and Comprehensive EmONC Health Facilities

From: Signal functions for emergency obstetric care as an intervention for reducing maternal mortality: a survey of public and private health facilities in Lusaka District, Zambia

  Private Public Total
Population    2,281,702
Number of Expected Deliveries (CBR*Population)    114,085
Total Health Facilities 9 26 35
Total Delivery Facilities 9 13 22
Actual Facility Deliveries 1200 59,982 61,182
Still Births (Fresh and Macerated) 14 1608 1622
Facility Delivery Rate (%)(Actual Deliveries/Estimated Deliveries*100) 1 51 52
Cesarean Sections 446 3685 4131
EmONC Functionality
Total BEmONC Facilities (6 signal functions) 2 3 5
Total BEmONC Facilities (7 or 8 signal functions) [A] 2 1 3
Total CEmONC Facilities (9 signal functions) [B] 2 3 5
Recommended Number of EmONC Facilities (per 500,000 - [C])
BEmONC Facilities (Population/500000*A)    18
CEmONC Facilities (Population/500000*B)    5