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Table 4 Prevalence of different degrees of anaemia among pregnant women in the middle belt of Ghana

From: Epidemiology of malaria among pregnant women during their first antenatal clinic visit in the middle belt of Ghana: a cross sectional study

Anaemia status (haemoglobin level) Frequency (N = 1465) Prevalence (%) 95% CI
Non-anaemic (≥ 11.0 g/dL) 645 44.0 41.5–46.6
Anaemic, all forms (< 11.0 g/dL) 820 56.0 53.4–58.5
Mild (10.0–10.9 g/dL) 428 29.2 26.9–31.6
Moderate (7.0–9.9 g/dL) 371 25.3 23.2–27.6
Severe (< 7.0 g/dL) 21 1.4 0.9–2.2