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Table 1 Characteristics of mothers and newborns

From: Research: Prevalence of neural tube defects Khartoum, Sudan August 2014–July 2015

Characteristics Cases
N %
Gender   
 Male 47 45.6
 Female 56 54.4
Total 103 100.0
Parity   
 PG 20 19.4
 Multipra 57 55.3
 Para II 13 12.6
 POT I 1 1.0
 Grand multipra 12 11.7
Total 103 100.0
Received folic acid   
 Yes 68 66.0
 No 35 34.0
Total 103 100.0
Timing   
 Preconception 2 2.9
 After conception 66 97.1
Total 68 100.0