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Table 2 Scoring factors

From: Equity in health care in Namibia: developing a needs-based resource allocation formula using principal components analysis

Variable Score
Electricity 0.3340
Radio 0.1332
Refrigerator 0.3274
Television 0.3116
Bicycle 0.0454
Motorbike 0.0588
Car 0.1627
Telephone 0.2604
Piped water 0.0000
Open well -0.3904
Surface water -0.2856
Borehole -0.2637
Rain water -0.3455
Tanker -0.0314
Other water -0.1499
Flush toilet 0.0000
Pit latrine -0.1802
VIP* latrine -0.1206
Bucket latrine -0.0626
No toilet -0.6575
Other toilet -0.0308
Natural floor 0.0000
Wood floor 0.0670
Ceramic floor 0.4376
Cement floor 0.4376
Carpet 0.3421
  1. * Ventillated Improved Pit latrine