It’s clear that Nigerian women have embraced antenatal care. Our survey reveals, among many things, that 99% of you attended antenatal clinics when you were pregnant. Only 62% of you admitted that you had full confidence in the quality of antenatal care that you received during pregnancy.
Here’s what else you told us, in infographic form.
Our analysis shows overall that Nigerian women are using antenatal care; in general, they attend early
and get more than one visit, usually four if not more.
Our survey results confirm previous studies done by WHO (World Health Organisation) that confirms that in developing countries as a whole, educated women are more likely to receive antenatal care and the likelihood of their using antenatal care is associated with their level of education.