Table 1

Profile of study districts

Population (in millions)20Birth Rate per 100021Proportion rural (%)20Proportion ST (%)20Proportion BPL (%) 22Proportion eligible for CY benefit—(BPL+ST) (%)2022Proportion of total registered deliveries conducted under Chiranjeevi in 2006–2011 (%)*
Gujarat state60.422.75714.839.640.710.9
Surendranagar district1.7523720.9246.545.410.1
Sabarkantha district2.43288520.232.943.322.0
Dahod district2.1230.29072.471.687.929.7
  • *HMIS Reports. 2006–2011 Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Gujarat. 2012.

  • BPL, Below Poverty Line; CY, Chiranjeevi Yojana; ST, Scheduled Tribe.