Out of 2,212 total registered live births 2,017 or 91.2 percent were timely and 195 or 8.8 percent were registered late.
Table 2. Registered Live Births by Registration Status, City of Marikina: First Quarter of 2018 and 2017
Source: Preliminary results based from DVSS 2011 generated reports, PSA-NCR II
Three out of Five Births are Attended by Physician
In City of Marikina, 98.5 percent of timely registered birth deliveries were attended by health professionals (physicians, nurses, and midwives). This was lower than the 99.2 percent medically attended babies in the first quarter of 2017. Refer to Figure 2 and Table 4 for details