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Table 2 Selected indicators and data sources

From: Health in conflict and post-conflict settings: reproductive, maternal and child health in Colombia

Name Numerator Denominator Source
Maternal Mortality Ratio Number of deaths of women while pregnant or within 42 days of termination of pregnancy, irrespective of the duration and the site of the pregnancy, from any cause related to or aggravated by the pregnancy or its management, but not from accidental or incidental causes. Total number of live births Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
% Antenatal care (four or more visits) Number of women attended at least four times during pregnancy by any provider (skilled or unskilled) for reasons related to the pregnancy Total number of women who had a live birth occurring in the same period Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
% Skilled attendant at birth Number of live births to women attended during delivery by skilled health personnel (doctor, nurse, midwife or auxiliary midwife) Total number of women who had a live birth occurring in the same period Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
% Institutional delivery Number of deliveries occurring in a health facility Total number of women who had a live birth occurring in the same period Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
% Caesarean Section Number of women delivering a baby by C-section Total number of women who had a live birth occurring in the same period Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
Body Mass Index in women (< 18.5 kg/m2) Number of women 15–49 years old with BMI below 18.5 kg/m2 (not counting pregnant women) Total number of 15–49 years old women (not counting pregnant women) Encuesta Nacional de la Situación Nutricional en Colombia ENSIN-2005 - 2010
Neonatal Mortality Rate (0–27 days) Number of deaths occurring during the first 27 days of life Total number of live births Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
Early Neonatal Mortality Rate (0–7 days) Number of deaths occurring during the first 7 days of life Total number of live births Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
Infant Mortality Rate
(<  1 year)
Number of deaths in the first year of life (0–11 months old) Total number of live births Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
% Measles, mumps, rubella immunization coverage Number of children ages 12–23 months who are immunized against measles in a given year Total number of children aged 12–23 months Extended Vaccination Program (PAI)
% Poliomyelitis immunization coverage Number of children ages 12–23 months who survived the first year receiving at least 3 doses of poliomyelitis vaccination Total number of children aged 12–23 months Extended Vaccination Program (PAI)
% Three doses of combined diphtheria/tetanus/ pertussis vaccine Number of children ages 12–23 months receiving three doses of diphtheria/tetanus/pertussis vaccine (DTP3) Total number of children aged 12–23 months Extended Vaccination Program (PAI)
% Three doses of Haemophilus influenzae type B coverage Number of children aged 12–23 months receiving three doses of Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine (Hib3) Total number of children aged 12–23 months Extended Vaccination Program (PAI)
Age-Specific Fertility Rate (adolescents 10–19 years old) Number of births to adolescents 10–19 years old Total number of adolescents 10–19 years old Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
Age-Specific Fertility Rate (adolescents 15–19 years old) Number of births to adolescents 15–19 years old Total number of adolescents 15–19 years old Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016
Fertility Rate Number of births to women 15–49 years old Total number of women 15–49 years old Vital Statistics (DANE) 1998–2004
SISPRO 2004–2016