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Table 3 Summary of sources of data regarding births in Ouham-Pende and reported results

From: Surveys about attended births appear to be deceptive in CAR: are the population saying what they think NGO’s want to hear?

Source Births/denominator Annualized Birth rate %/yr. % births at home Reported pop. Represented
8/18 baseline survey of IRC service pop. 153 births / 4243 sample 5.6% 3% 93,754
8/18 baseline survey of 8 non-served matched control villages 48 births / 1190 sample 6.3% 29% ~ 16,000
Community surveillance data IRC service pop. Oct. 2018 – Feb. 2019.-. 127 births / est. 1804 sample pop. on average 5.0% 32% 93,754
IRC clinic based administrative estimates Oct. 2018 – July 2019 2194 births/ 93,754 population served 2.8% 5% 93,754