1204) Did this problem start after a normal labor and delivery, or after a very difficult labor and delivery?
NORMAL LABOR/DELIVERY 1 (GO TO 1206)
VERY DIFFICULT LABOR/DELIVERY 2 (GO TO 1206)
During normal labor/delivery
During difficult delivery
During difficult delivery, live birth
During difficult delivery, stillborn
During pelvic surgery
NIU (not in universe)
Warning: these figures indicate the number of cases found in the data file. They cannot be interpreted as summary statistics of the population of interest.
FSDELIVERTYP reports the characteristics (normal versus difficult delivery, live birth versus stillbirth outcome) of the delivery causing the female respondent's obstetric fistula. Question wording and response categories vary across surveys. See Comparability.
When children are chosen as the unit of analysis, the woman respondent indicates the mother of the child.