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Table 2 Percentage of respondents having correct knowledge about thermal protection

From: Newborn thermal care in western Uttar Pradesh — gap analysis between knowledge and practices

Thermal protection-Variable Respondents having correct knowledge Totala
Dhanaura Amroha Gajrola Gangeshwari Hasanpur Joya
Methods to keep baby warm after delivery 69.8% 63.95% 73.7% 60.3% 74.2% 43.9% 62.5%
Should baby be dried after birth 73.4% 73.5% 77.2% 55.6% 51.6% 87.8% 71.4%
Time to dry the baby 62.5% 67.5% 77.2% 47.6% 48.4% 78.6% 64.9%
Should baby be wrapped after birth 75.0% 75.9% 77.2% 41.3% 48.4% 87.8% 69.6%
Time to wrap the baby 28.1% 34.9% 10.5% 13.2 5.4% 54.1% 27.4%
Kind of cloth should be used to wrap the baby 42.2% 16.9% 8.7% 19% 9.7% 3.1% 15.5%
Time to give first bath to baby 98.4% 96.4% 94.7% 77.8% 83.9% 90.8% 90.6%
  1. aPercentage of total study population