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Table 1 Antenatal care and IPTp uptake data (%) in study districts, 2011–2012

From: Assessing demand-side barriers to uptake of intermittent preventive treatment for malaria in pregnancy: a qualitative study in two regions of Uganda

  ANC1a ANC4b IPT1c IPT2d
2011 2012 2011 2012 2011 2012 2011 2012
Uganda 90 84 29 28 58 79 44 50
Eastern 73 67 18 18 79 83 51 52
Urban study district 57 66 15 29 97 96 70 76
Rural study district 43 61 6 9 78 93 66 55
West Nile 46 57 18 22 83 86 59 62
Urban study district 61 101 19 36 76 81 50 54
Rural study district 20 22 13 11 92 92 71 69
  1. aANC1: First antenatal care visit; denominator: expected pregnancies (5% of total population in the area)
  2. bANC4: fourth antenatal care visit; denominator: expected pregnancies (5% of total population in the area)
  3. cIPT1: first dose of IPTp; denominator: ANC1
  4. dIPT2: second dose of IPTp; denominator: ANC1