HEALTH
New-born care: Have you seen or heard of the death of a new-born baby within 7 days of life in your community?
5 questions polled on this topic
3% response rate
90,014 responded out of 2,731,553 polled
Oct 10. 2018
In the last one Month, how many children have been born in your community?
Oct 10. 2018
How are small babies who are delivered taken care of in your community?
Oct 10. 2018
Which of these is a common item used to clean the umbilical cord of new-born babies in your community?
Oct 10. 2018
Have you seen or heard of the death of a new-born baby within 7 days of life in your community?
Oct 10. 2018
How many new-borns died within your community in the last one month?

POLL RESULTS

OCT 10. 2018
In the last one Month, how many children have been born in your community?
90,014 responded out of 2,731,553 polled
Female
6%
None
 
None
14%
Less than 5
 
Less than 5
15%
5-10
 
5-10
8%
10-20
 
10-20
14%
More than 20
 
More than 20
42%
Don't know
 
Don't know

Male
7%
None
 
None
16%
Less than 5
 
Less than 5
18%
5-10
 
5-10
10%
10-20
 
10-20
16%
More than 20
 
More than 20
33%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0-14
18%
none
 
none
14%
less than 5
 
less than 5
8%
5-10
 
5-10
14%
10-20
 
10-20
9%
more than 20
 
more than 20
38%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
12%
none
 
none
18%
less than 5
 
less than 5
15%
5-10
 
5-10
7%
10-20
 
10-20
14%
more than 20
 
more than 20
33%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
7%
none
 
none
15%
less than 5
 
less than 5
16%
5-10
 
5-10
8%
10-20
 
10-20
15%
more than 20
 
more than 20
38%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
6%
none
 
none
14%
less than 5
 
less than 5
17%
5-10
 
5-10
10%
10-20
 
10-20
15%
more than 20
 
more than 20
39%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
5%
none
 
none
15%
less than 5
 
less than 5
18%
5-10
 
5-10
11%
10-20
 
10-20
18%
more than 20
 
more than 20
34%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
6%
none
 
none
15%
less than 5
 
less than 5
18%
5-10
 
5-10
11%
10-20
 
10-20
17%
more than 20
 
more than 20
33%
don't know
 
don't know
7%
None
 
None
15%
Less than 5
 
Less than 5
17%
5-10
 
5-10
9%
10-20
 
10-20
15%
More than 20
 
More than 20
36%
Don't know
 
Don't know
OCT 10. 2018
How are small babies who are delivered taken care of in your community?
69,997 responded out of 89,339 polled
Female
44%
Wrapped in clothes
 
Wrapped in clothes
3%
Kept near fire
 
Kept near fire
33%
Kept on mother's bare chest
 
Kept on mother's bare chest
11%
Kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
 
Kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
9%
Others
 
Others

Male
39%
Wrapped in clothes
 
Wrapped in clothes
4%
Kept near fire
 
Kept near fire
37%
Kept on mother's bare chest
 
Kept on mother's bare chest
13%
Kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
 
Kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
8%
Others
 
Others
0-14
38%
wrapped in clothes
 
wrapped in clothes
7%
kept near fire
 
kept near fire
33%
kept on mother's bare chest
 
kept on mother's bare chest
17%
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
 
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
5%
others
 
others

15-19
34%
wrapped in clothes
 
wrapped in clothes
5%
kept near fire
 
kept near fire
35%
kept on mother's bare chest
 
kept on mother's bare chest
16%
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
 
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
11%
others
 
others

20-24
37%
wrapped in clothes
 
wrapped in clothes
4%
kept near fire
 
kept near fire
37%
kept on mother's bare chest
 
kept on mother's bare chest
13%
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
 
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
9%
others
 
others

25-30
43%
wrapped in clothes
 
wrapped in clothes
3%
kept near fire
 
kept near fire
33%
kept on mother's bare chest
 
kept on mother's bare chest
13%
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
 
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
8%
others
 
others

31-34
44%
wrapped in clothes
 
wrapped in clothes
3%
kept near fire
 
kept near fire
34%
kept on mother's bare chest
 
kept on mother's bare chest
12%
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
 
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
7%
others
 
others

35+
46%
wrapped in clothes
 
wrapped in clothes
3%
kept near fire
 
kept near fire
34%
kept on mother's bare chest
 
kept on mother's bare chest
10%
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
 
kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
7%
others
 
others
41%
Wrapped in clothes
 
Wrapped in clothes
3%
Kept near fire
 
Kept near fire
35%
Kept on mother's bare chest
 
Kept on mother's bare chest
12%
Kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
 
Kept with grandmothers/motherinlaws
8%
Others
 
Others
OCT 10. 2018
Which of these is a common item used to clean the umbilical cord of new-born babies in your community?
58,466 responded out of 68,345 polled
Female
8%
Toothpaste
 
Toothpaste
18%
Hot water/plate
 
Hot water/plate
3%
Ash
 
Ash
9%
Chlorhexidine
 
Chlorhexidine
56%
Methylated spirit
 
Methylated spirit
6%
Others
 
Others

Male
8%
Toothpaste
 
Toothpaste
39%
Hot water/plate
 
Hot water/plate
6%
Ash
 
Ash
9%
Chlorhexidine
 
Chlorhexidine
30%
Methylated spirit
 
Methylated spirit
8%
Others
 
Others
0-14
11%
toothpaste
 
toothpaste
18%
hot water/plate
 
hot water/plate
9%
ash
 
ash
18%
chlorhexidine
 
chlorhexidine
31%
methylated spirit
 
methylated spirit
13%
others
 
others

15-19
11%
toothpaste
 
toothpaste
28%
hot water/plate
 
hot water/plate
7%
ash
 
ash
10%
chlorhexidine
 
chlorhexidine
35%
methylated spirit
 
methylated spirit
8%
others
 
others

20-24
9%
toothpaste
 
toothpaste
34%
hot water/plate
 
hot water/plate
6%
ash
 
ash
9%
chlorhexidine
 
chlorhexidine
34%
methylated spirit
 
methylated spirit
8%
others
 
others

25-30
7%
toothpaste
 
toothpaste
31%
hot water/plate
 
hot water/plate
4%
ash
 
ash
8%
chlorhexidine
 
chlorhexidine
43%
methylated spirit
 
methylated spirit
7%
others
 
others

31-34
7%
toothpaste
 
toothpaste
29%
hot water/plate
 
hot water/plate
4%
ash
 
ash
8%
chlorhexidine
 
chlorhexidine
46%
methylated spirit
 
methylated spirit
6%
others
 
others

35+
8%
toothpaste
 
toothpaste
25%
hot water/plate
 
hot water/plate
5%
ash
 
ash
9%
chlorhexidine
 
chlorhexidine
48%
methylated spirit
 
methylated spirit
5%
others
 
others
8%
Toothpaste
 
Toothpaste
31%
Hot water/plate
 
Hot water/plate
5%
Ash
 
Ash
9%
Chlorhexidine
 
Chlorhexidine
41%
Methylated spirit
 
Methylated spirit
7%
Others
 
Others
OCT 10. 2018
Have you seen or heard of the death of a new-born baby within 7 days of life in your community?
52,901 responded out of 57,475 polled
Female
54%
Yes
 
Yes
46%
No
 
No

Male
58%
Yes
 
Yes
42%
No
 
No
0-14
54%
yes
 
yes
46%
no
 
no

15-19
55%
yes
 
yes
45%
no
 
no

20-24
55%
yes
 
yes
45%
no
 
no

25-30
55%
yes
 
yes
45%
no
 
no

31-34
58%
yes
 
yes
42%
no
 
no

35+
60%
yes
 
yes
40%
no
 
no
57%
Yes
 
Yes
43%
No
 
No
OCT 10. 2018
How many new-borns died within your community in the last one month?
49,210 responded out of 52,901 polled
Female
35%
None
 
None
18%
Less than 3
 
Less than 3
6%
3-5
 
3-5
2%
5-10
 
5-10
3%
More than 10
 
More than 10
37%
Don't know
 
Don't know

Male
34%
None
 
None
23%
Less than 3
 
Less than 3
8%
3-5
 
3-5
3%
5-10
 
5-10
3%
More than 10
 
More than 10
28%
Don't know
 
Don't know
0-14
33%
none
 
none
27%
less than 3
 
less than 3
0%
3-5
 
3-5
6%
5-10
 
5-10
2%
more than 10
 
more than 10
31%
don't know
 
don't know

15-19
40%
none
 
none
22%
less than 3
 
less than 3
6%
3-5
 
3-5
3%
5-10
 
5-10
3%
more than 10
 
more than 10
26%
don't know
 
don't know

20-24
35%
none
 
none
21%
less than 3
 
less than 3
7%
3-5
 
3-5
3%
5-10
 
5-10
3%
more than 10
 
more than 10
31%
don't know
 
don't know

25-30
33%
none
 
none
21%
less than 3
 
less than 3
7%
3-5
 
3-5
3%
5-10
 
5-10
2%
more than 10
 
more than 10
34%
don't know
 
don't know

31-34
35%
none
 
none
21%
less than 3
 
less than 3
8%
3-5
 
3-5
2%
5-10
 
5-10
3%
more than 10
 
more than 10
31%
don't know
 
don't know

35+
35%
none
 
none
22%
less than 3
 
less than 3
8%
3-5
 
3-5
2%
5-10
 
5-10
3%
more than 10
 
more than 10
29%
don't know
 
don't know
35%
None
 
None
21%
Less than 3
 
Less than 3
7%
3-5
 
3-5
3%
5-10
 
5-10
3%
More than 10
 
More than 10
31%
Don't know
 
Don't know

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