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Table 1 Delivery workload for skilled birth attendants and doctors: actual rate of facility-based deliveries and full coverage (all births)

From: Removing financial barriers to access reproductive, maternal and newborn health services: the challenges and policy implications for human resources for health

  Births per SBA Births per doctor Attended deliveries per SBA Attended deliveries per doctor
Ghana 2010/11 29 283 13 127
Nepal 2011 309 525 132 224
Sierra Leone 1202 1048 320 279
Zambia, narrow 185 1317 73 515
Zambia, broad 133 52
Zimbabwe 18 475 12 313
  1. SBA skilled birth attendant.