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Table 8 Proportions of MCH workers who can deliver or conduct cardiopulmonary resuscitation of different location levels

From: China’s human resources for maternal and child health: a national sampling survey

   Proportion of women’s workers who can do (%) Proportion of conducting cardiopulmonary resuscitation (%)
Area Level of medical and health care units Cesarean Forceps Delivery Vacuum extraction delivery Women’s health workers Children’s health workers
East Province level 46.7 35.7 43.9 96.6 99.4
Prefectural level 46.4 41.0 54.3 81.3 83.9
County level 46.7 46.9 54.7 84.0 85.1
Township level 33.8 38.5 53.0 80.2 75.8
Subtotal 41.6 42.5 53.6 82.6 82.9
Central Province level 61.5 69.2 69.2 95.0 100.0
Prefectural level 42.6 45.4 48.2 92.8 93.1
County level 55.0 54.8 59.3 83.7 88.4
Township level 40.8 41.6 54.9 82.8 78.8
Subtotal 46.8 47.5 55.8 84.5 84.0
West Province level 40.2 49.6 51.9 99.2 97.8
Prefectural level 50.3 49.6 55.6 94.8 97.2
County level 41.2 43.4 49.7 85.3 81.0
Township level 25.3 31.8 40.7 81.3 74.6
Subtotal 37.7 42.0 48.3 88.0 87.5
Total Province level 41.6 47.4 50.7 98.6 98.4
Prefectural level 47.1 46.3 53.0 90.8 94.4
County level 48.2 48.8 54.9 84.2 85.0
Township level 34.5 38.0 50.5 81.6 76.6
Total 42.1 44.1 52.6 85.0 85.1
  1. Abbreviation: MCH maternal and child health