Table 3

Pattern of mobile call detail record subtype use in the first eight months of intervention implementation

VariableDataSMSUSSDVoiceTotal*Total frequency per phone
frequency (%)frequency (%)frequency (%)frequency (%)frequency (%)
District (cluster)
 Afram Plains North929 (13.2)414 (5.9)290 (4.1)5431 (76.9)7064 (5.5)336.4
 Asuogyaman5990 (44.9)1056 (7.9)372 (2.8)5922 (44.4)13 340 (10.5)460.0
 Birim Central6191 (33.1)890 (4.8)549 (2.9)11 089 (59.2)18 719 (14.7)328.4
 Denkyembour4028 (24.5)1219 (7.4)195 (1.2)11 003 (66.9)16 445 (12.9)401.1
 Kwaebibiraem2487 (29.2)289 (3.4)206 (2.4)5524 (64.9)8506 (6.7)340.2
 Kwahu West5036 (21.9)744 (3.2)607 (2.6)16 622 (72.2)23 009 (18.0)469.6
 Lower Manya Krobo8096 (29.2)1757 (6.3)305 (1.1)17 603 (63.4)27 761 (21.7)514.1
 West Akim3517 (27.4)304 (2.4)399 (3.1)8604 (67.1)12 824 (10.0)413.7
Type of health facility
 Hospitals25 144 (28.4)4574 (5.2)1841 (2.1)58 342 (64.1)89 901 (70.4)6915.5
 Health centres6276 (30.6)1003 (4.9)568 (2.8)12 648 (61.7)20 495 (16.1)706.7
 CHPS and maternity homes4854 (28.1)1096 (6.4)514 (3.0)10 808 (62.6)17 272 (13.5)539.8
Type of phone
 Individual-use30 613 (29.0)4914 (4.7)2311 (2.2)67 573 (64.1)105 411 (82.6)452.4
 Shared-use5661 (25.4)1759 (7.9)612 (2.6)14 225 (63.9)22 257 (17.4)300.8
Demographic location
 Non-remote31 233 (29.0)5392 (5.0)2306 (2.1)68 730 (63.8)107 661 (84.3)2833.2
 Remote5041 (25.2)1281 (6.4)617 (3.1)13 068 (65.3)20 007 (15.7)555.8
  • *Column percentages presented.

  • CHPS, Community Health Planning and Services; SMS, short messaging service; USSD, Unstructured Supplementary Service Data.