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Table 2 Interventions coverage based on wealth quintile

From: Equity of access to maternal health interventions in Brazil and Colombia: a retrospective study

Interventions Brazil Colombia
Quintiles Quintiles
1 2 3 4 5 Overall mean coverage rate 1 2 3 4 5 Overall mean coverage rate
ANC (4 visits or more) 87.4% 94.1% 81.1% 96.1% 98.7% 91.3% 85.8% 92.1% 93.9% 95.7% 98.3% 92.8%
SBA 81.9% 92.2% 96.1% 95.5% 98.6% 92.9% 82.7% 96.1% 98.7% 99.3% 99.4% 94.3%
C-section 18.7% 32.2% 36.4% 46.2% 62.1% 39.1% 25.4% 34.1% 36.4% 40.6% 43.9% 35.0%
PNC (within 2 days of birth)a        1.1% 1.1% 1.2% 1.3% 1.8% 1.2%
PNC (within 2 months after birth) 11.6% 21.5% 31.2% 39.9% 58.6% 32.5% 18.7% 24.9% 27.9% 33.5% 35.3% 26.9%
  1. SBA skilled birth assistance, PNC postnatal care
  2. aOnly the Colombian DHS (2010) asked for attendance of postnatal care within 2 days of delivery