National Population Commission (NPC) [Nigeria] and ICF Macro. 2009. Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey 2008. Abuja, Nigeria: National Population Commission and ICF Macro.
Key MNH Indicators
- Maternal Mortality Ratio: 630/100,000 live births (2010) *2
- % Skilled Birth Attendance: 34 (2010) **2
- % Contraceptive Prevalence Rate: 14 (2011) +2
- Total fertility Rate: 5.7 (2011)
- Ante-Natal Care (at least one visit): 53 (2010) **2
*: WHO statistics, 2013 http://apps.who.int/gho/data/kenya: Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990 to 2010. WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA and the World Bank. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2012 (http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2012/9789241503631_eng.pdf).
**: WHO global database on maternal health indicators, 2013 update. Geneva, World Health Organization (http://www.who.int/gho).
+: World Contraceptive Use 2012. United Nations, Department of Economic and SocialAffairs, Population Division, 2012. WHO regional, income-group and global aggregates refer to 2010. The methodology for the aggregates is available in World ContraceptiveUse 2012 and in the technical paper: Alkema, et al. National, regional and global levels and trends in contraceptive prevalence and unmet need for family planning between 1990 and 2015: a systematic and comprehensive analysis (forthcoming).
++: World Population Prospects: the 2010 Revision. New York, Population Division, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, United Nations Secretariat, 2011.
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