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Table 1 Data summary

From: Equity of the premium of the Ghanaian national health insurance scheme and the implications for achieving universal coverage

Variable Percentage
Age (average) 40.27 years
Premium GHc 21.00 (US$13.13)
Females 40.5
Annual Expenditure on food and others GHc 5,915.07 (US$3,696.91)
First Quintal GHc 1,818.50 (US$1,136.56)
Second Quintal GHc 3,574.81 (US$2,234.26)
Third Quintal GHc 5,444.97 (US$3,403.11)
Fourth Quintal GHc 7,530.99 (US$4,706.87)
Fifth Quintal GHc 12,276.19 (US$7,672.62)
Accra 58.0
Education:  
 · Tertiary 31.5
 · Secondary 34.1
 · Basic 30.2
 · Illiterate 4.2
Marital Status  
 · Married 68.7
 · Divorced 10.5
 · Widow/er 1.5
 · Single 16.5
 · Separated 2.6