Table 2

Medical and obstetric characteristics of women according to type of obstetric care

Total
n=30 053
Private patients
n=5479 (%)
Public patients
n=24 574 (%)
OR
(95% CI)
Medical disorders487 (8.9)2598 (10.6)0.83 (0.75 to 0.91)*
Psychiatric disorders542 (9.9)4127 (16.8)0.54 (0.50 to 0.60)*
Hepatitis C/HIV6 (0.1)299 (1.2)0.09 (0.04 to 0.20)*
Body Mass Index ≥30.0565 (10.3)3949 (16.1)0.57 (0.52 to 0.63)*
Assisted conception403 (7.4)335 (1.4)5.75 (4.95 to 6.66)*
Previous miscarriage1781 (32.5)5839 (23.8)1.54 (1.45 to 1.65)*
Recurrent miscarriage581 (10.6)1449 (5.9)1.89 (1.71 to 2.09)*
Previous termination254 (4.6)1658 (6.7)0.67 (0.59 to 0.77)*
Previous perinatal death119 (2.2)391 (1.6)1.37 (1.12 to 1.69)*
Fetal complication374 (6.8)1829 (7.4)0.91 (0.81 to 1.02)
Maternal complication276 (5.0)1417 (5.8)0.87 (0.76 to 0.99)*
  • *p<0.05.