Nigeria : Readiness for Quality of Care Implementation

Demographics

Population 182,867,631 (*1)
Fertility rate per woman 5.5 (*2)
Maternal mortality ratio (per 100,000 live births) 576 (*2)
Neonatal mortality rate (per 1,000 live births) 37 (*2)
Perinatal mortality (per 1,000 births) 41 (*2)

Nigeria

Summary of Implementation Readiness

1. National QI approach 10/11
2. Selection of learning sites 3/6
3. QI management and response system 4/6
4. QI coaching system and srtuctures 1/5
5. Measurement 6/8
6. Orientation to districts and facilities 1/3
7. Learning hub 0/5

Response: Yes

< 50%
50% - 80%
> 80

Coverage of essential interventions %

Demand for family planning satisfied 48.8 (*2)
Antenatal care (4 or more visits) 51 (*2)
Skilled attendance at delivery 38 (*2)
C-section rate 2 (*2)
Early initiation of breastfeeding 33.2 (*2)
Exclusive breastfeeding 17 (*2)
Postnatal visit for baby (within 2 days) 14 (*2)
Postnatal care for mother (within 2 days) 40 (*2)

Examples of Implementation

References

1. 2014 projected population based on growth rate of 3.2% National Population Commission
2. Nigeria DHS 2013, National Population Commission
3. All other data received from the relevant Ministry of Health and WHO Country Offices.