Ethiopia : Readiness for Quality of Care Implementation

Demographics

Population 94,228,000 (*1)
Fertility rate per woman 4.6 (*2)
Total maternal deaths (2015) 11,000 (*3)
Neonatal mortality rate (per 1,000 live births) 29 (*2)
Stillbirth rate (per 1,000 total births) 33 (*2)

Ethiopia

Summary of Implementation Readiness

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

Response: Yes

< 50%
50% - 80%
> 80

Coverage of essential interventions %

Demand for family planning satisfied 68.8 (*2)
Antenatal care (4 or more visits) 32 (*2)
Skilled attendance at delivery 28 (*2)
C-section rate 1.9 (*2)
Early initiation of breastfeeding 73 (*2)
Exclusive breastfeeding 58 (*2)
Postnatal visit for baby (within 2 days) 13 (*2)
Postnatal care for mother (within 2 days) 17 (*2)

Examples of Implementation

References

1. Federal democratic republic of Ethiopia, MOH, Health & Health-Related Indicators, 2016/2017
2. Ethiopia DHS, 2016
3. Maternal Death Surveilance and Response Country Profiles (WHO 2016). See http://www.who.int/maternal_child_adolescent/epidemiology/maternal-death-surveillance/country-profiles/
4. All other data received from the relevant Ministry of Health and WHO Country Offices.