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Figure 4

From: Using relative and absolute measures for monitoring health inequalities: experiences from cross-national analyses on maternal and child health

Figure 4

Rate Ratio (comparing poorest 40% and richest 40% population group) by overall level of the outcome, and mathematically defined ceiling to value of RR. The curves presented for the health-related outcomes correspond to those shown in Fig. 1a-d. The upper x-axis gives the overall-level for under-5 mortality. The lower x-axis gives the overall level for immunisation coverage, antenatal care and skilled delivery attendance.

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