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Table 1 Birth distribution and characteristics according to type of hospital and type of funding

From: Obstetric interventions in two groups of hospitals in Catalonia: a cross-sectional study

  Number of hospitals Total births Catalonia, 2011 Single births 37-42 (wp) Normal single vaginal birth 37-40 (wp)
(N) (N) Average maternal age (years) (CI) Average length of stay (days) (CI) (N) Average maternal age (years) (CI) Average length of stay (days) (CI) (N) Average maternal age (years) (CI) Average length of stay (days) (CI)
Public hospitals
  All births reported in MBDS Publicly funded births in public hospitals
Stratum S1 12 44 2814 54415 30.75 (30.71-30.80) 3.05 (3.04-3.07) 2365 48404 30.6 (18.9-42.4 2.85 (0.56 532 5039 28.9 (18.8-39.7 2.40 (0.95-3.85
Stratum S2 14 9145 8124 1485
Stratum S3 17 26385 23790 2315
Stratum S4 5 16071 14125 707
Private hospitals
  All births reported in MBDS Private funded births in private hospitals
Stratum S1 9 20 2205 24155 33.68 (33.63-33.74) 3.56 (3.53-3.58) 1931 21840 33.6 (25.7-41.4) 3.43 (0.98-5.88) 703 5242 32.8 (25.5-40.1) 2.74 (1.33-4.15)
Stratum S2 3 2294 2127 387
Stratum S3 2 3217 2988 479
Stratum S4 6 16439 14794 3673