Number of Live Births CalculatorPosted by Dinesh on
The number of live births to be expected or deliveries to be expected are estimated by the following formula:
Number of live births = Population of the area x Birth rate of the area.
It is noted that out of the total number of live births there are usually 10% of these which are sick or high risk and need referral. The ANM should compare her figures of high risk newborns with a number which is 10% of the number of live births.
No. of live births: Information on live births is very important and will help the state officer to calculate many RCH Indicators.
Total number of live births serves as a denominator for the following indicators,
- Antenatal Care Coverage.
- Percentage of pregnant women who have received 100 IFA tables.
- Percentage of pregnant women who have received TT2 or booster.
- Proportion of Births attended by skilled health personnel.
- Proportion of Institutional deliveries.
- Still birth rate.
Number of Live Births Calculation
Number of live births = Population of the area × Birth rate of the area