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Table 3 Application of LQAS to assess whether health facilities are used by the poor adequately, Chakaria, June 2006

From: Three methods to monitor utilization of healthcare services by the poor

Period of evaluation Day Threshold 40%–60%; Error = 16%
Maximum number of non-poor (failure) permitted = 25
  Upazila Health Complex Private clinic
  No. of non-Poor Judgment No. of non-Poor Judgment
1 17 Pro-poor 42 Not pro-poor
2 13 Pro-poor 42 Not pro-poor
3 14 Pro-poor 45 Not pro-poor
4 13 Pro-poor 44 Not pro-poor
5 13 Pro-poor 43 Not pro-poor
6 21 Pro-poor 41 Not pro-poor
  1. Note: based on information from 50 randomly chosen attendees