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Table 6 Correlation of Maternal Mortality Ratio with other covariates

From: Modeling trends of health and health related indicators in Ethiopia (1995-2008): a time-series study

S# Covariates Corr. coefficient P-Value
1 GDP per capita -0.7087 0.0045
2 Adult Literacy Rate -0.8286 0.0003
3 Total Fertility Rate 0.9981 0.0000
4 Physicians per 100,000 Population -0.7774 0.0011
5 Nurses per 100,000 Population -0.8749 0.0000
6 Hospitals per 100,000 population -0.9679 0.0000
7 Health Centres per 100,000 population -0.9079 0.0000
8 Antenatal care coverage -0.8041 0.0005
9 Skilled Birth Attendant -0.7328 0.0029
10 Postnatal care coverage -0.8144 0.0004
11 Contraceptive Prevalence rate -0.8151 0.0004
12 Recurrent Health Expenditure per capita -0.6835 0.0070
  1. Source: UNDP 2008