Table 4: Characteristics of labour and delivery.

CharacteristicsResultNational data

% Booked delivery93.5
% Breech presentation7.94.0*
Labour
 % Spontaneous61.956.6
 % Induced25.925.3
 % No labour12.218.1
% Caesarean section delivery28.830.9
% Instrumental vaginal delivery10.811.1
% Pain relief for labour78.474.8
Median postnatal length of stay, days7.0 3.0**

* value < 0.05; ** value < 0.001.