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Table 2 Baseline characteristics of Kamuli and Pallisa Districts

From: Increasing access to institutional deliveries using demand and supply side incentives: early results from a quasi-experimental study

Characteristic Kamuli District Pallisa District
Total population 680,500 480,000
Percent of births delivered in health facilities 34.0% 44.0%
Proportion below poverty line 35.9% 35.9%
Number and type of health facilities:   
Hospitals 2 2
Health Centre IV 3 2
Health Centre III 14 22
Health Centre II 51 13
Total 70 39
  1. Sources: Ministry of Health (2008). Health Facilities Inventory. Uganda Ministry of Health, UNICEF country fact sheet