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Table 7 Monthly household health expenditures in public facilities for the whole sample

From: Constraints to universal coverage: inequities in health service use and expenditures for different health conditions and providers

  Total expenditure in public and private facilities
Mean (SD)
Total expenditure in public facilities
Mean (SD)
OPD Public
Mean (SD)
IPD Public
Mean (SD)
by urban-rural
Urban 2,443.8 (6,166.6) 620.0 (3,199.5) 439.0 (2,160.8) 180.9 (2,347.8)
Rural 2,266.5 (5,993.7) 700.8 (3,666.6) 475.7 (2,070.9) 225.2 (3,045.5)
X2 (p-value) 16.8 (.0001) 1.5 (.22) 1.4 (.24) .06 (.81)
by SES
Quintile 1 1,868.3 (5,184.7) 392.2 (1,901.0) 338.6 (1,678.8) 53.6 (876.6)
Quintile 2 2,256.1 (5,984.3) 702.2 (4,189.7) 450.5 (2,462.2) 251.6 (3,423.1)
Quintile 3 2,396.8 (6,178.3) 699.8 (3,623.1) 439.1 (1,818.5) 260.7 (3,095.1)
Quintile 4 2,260.7 (5,713.4) 702.4 (2,857.3) 577.5 (2,199.4) 125.0 (1,851.4)
Quintile 5 2,987.4 (7,128.2) 810.1 (4,106.3) 483.4 (2,311.7) 326.7 (3,412.1)
X2 (p-value) 9.77 (.045) 16.0 (.003) 15.8 (.003) 6.5 (.17)
CI 0.08 0.10 0.07 0.17