Table 3

Crude consultation rate in the first year after childbirth of women who had given birth to a single live infant/person-year, by characteristic

CharacteristicNo of consultationsPerson-yearsRate of consultations per person-year (95% CI)
Overall1 427 710299 6884.8 (4.8 to 4.8)
Maternal age (years)
 15–1946 08791355.0 (5.0 to 5.1)
 20–24211 90541 2125.1 (5.1 to 5.2)
 25–29371 05174 9944.9 (4.9 to 5.0)
 30–34437 87395 3854.6 (4.6 to 4.6)
 35–39283 91262 5814.5 (4.5 to 4.6)
 40–4472 94115 5614.7 (4.7 to 4.7)
 45–4939418214.8 (4.7 to 5.0)
Townsend score
 1—least deprived269 50257 1284.7 (4.7 to 4.7)
 2242 79852 1374.6 (4.6 to 4.7)
 3285 63259 9724.8 (4.7 to 4.8)
 4274 00556 4204.9 (4.8 to 4.9)
 5—most deprived212 96542 6095.0 (5.0 to 5.0)
 Missing142 80831 4224.5 (4.5 to 4.6)
Mode of delivery
 Vaginal delivery511 76973 2517.0 (7.0 to 7.0)
 Caesarean176 19922 7437.7 (7.7 to 7.8)
 Unknown739 742203 6943.6 (3.6 to 3.6)
No of births
 First655 616144 4254.5 (4.5 to 4.6)
 Second304 48267 3734.5 (4.5 to 4.5)
 Third or higher100 15619 7225.0 (5.0 to 5.1)
 Unknown367 45668 1685.4 (5.4 to 5.4)
Smoking status
 Current smoker201 19234 0455.9 (5.9 to 5.9)
 Former smoker403 20382 2924.9 (4.9 to 4.9)
 Non-smoker656 620139 1614.7 (4.7 to 4.7)
 Unknown166 69544 1903.8 (3.8 to 3.8)
Year group
 2006–2007302 64561 8034.9 (4.9 to 4.9)
 2008–2009318 82764 3565.0 (4.9 to 5.0)
 2010–2011315 75264 3964.9 (4.9 to 4.9)
 2012–2013285 87560 9744.7 (4.7 to 4.7)
 2014–2015204 61148 1594.2 (4.2 to 4.3)