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Table 3 Outpatient service utilization rate in the last 4 weeks by income groups and health insurance membership in six counties of China and 4 districts of Vietnam (2006)

From: Can rural health insurance improve equity in health care utilization? a comparison between China and Vietnam

  China    Vietnam   
Income groups Member %
(n/N)
Non-Member %
(n/N)
OR Member %
(n/N)
Non-Member %
(n/N)
OR
Low 10.7%
(517/4825)
10.0%
(67/670)
1.1 17.3%
(164/950)
13.8%
(112/810)
1.3*
Middle 9.1%
(989/10843)
10.7%
(82/763)
0.8 11.8%
(261/2211)
11.2%
(282/2515)
1.1
High 8.7%
(455/5221)
9.5%
(29/306)
0.9 10.6%
(127/1202)
10.0%
(129/1295)
1.1
  1. Data source: Household survey, 2006. 8 individuals in China had miising values in reporting their sertive utilization, therefore the total sample size is 22628.
  2. * p < 0.05, according to Chi Square test