Table 1

Comparison of five health indicators between rural and urban settings, Health Demographic Survey, 2012, Guinea23

IndicatorsRuralUrbanNational
Under-5 mortality148 per 1000 live births87 per 1000 live births123 per 1000 live births
Children under 5 with chronic malnourishment36%18%31%
Children under 5 with acute malnourishment16%7%14%
Effective vaccine coverage in children under 534%45%37%
Institutional deliveries (in public and private facilities)29%71%40%