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Table 6 Proportion of deaths occurring in a healthcare facility by cause of death; mortality and health survey, MSF Walikale project, 2017

From: Mortality and health survey, Walikale, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2017: an example of the use of survey data for humanitarian program planning

  Health facility Community Traditional or religious place
n % (95% CI) n % (95% CI) n % (95% CI)
Diarrhoea 15 62.5 (42.0–79.3) 9 37.5 (20.7–58.0)   
Respiratory infection 6 46.2 (23.0–71.1) 7 53.8 (28.9–77.0)   
Fever/ malaria 40 78.4 (63.4–88.4) 10 19.6 (9.4–36.5) 1 2.0 (0.3–11.5)
Pregnancy related 1 25.0 (3.0–78.2) 3 75.0 (21.8–97.0)   
Neonatal /perinatal 3 100.0   0.0   
Trauma/ accident 4 36.4 (10.9–72.7) 7 63.6 (27.3–89.1)   
Violence 0 0.0 1 100.0   
Measles 5 45.5 (21.3–72.0) 6 54.5 (28.0–78.7)   
Don’t know 5 71.4 (36.9–91.5) 1 14.3 (2.5–52.1) 1 14.3 (1.7–61.8)
Other 19 48.7 (33.3–64.4) 20 51.3 (35.6–66.7)