Pregnancy Statistics - WK 2 - Pregnancy Nigeria

February 22, 2024

Pregnancy Statistics – WK 2

Pregnancy Nigeria

Non identical twins occur more in the western part of Nigeria, than anywhere in the world (1 in 19).

Out of every 3 black women, 1 of them will have fibroid but most of them don’t have symptoms

Out of every six pregnant women in the antenatal (pregnancy) clinic, one of them will have a co-existing fibroid and most of them deliver without complications.

Only 4% of women deliver on their estimated date of delivery. About 55%  give birth after the estimated date of delivery but before the 42nd week. About 25-30% give birth to their babies before the estimated date of delivery but after 37 weeks. 5-10% of women progress to prolong pregnancy

Out of 1,000 pregnant women only 3 of them will have chickenpox infection for the first time in pregnancy

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