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Table 2 Distribution of wealth and indirectly standardized mean outcome variables for disease prevalence and treatment across wealth quintiles

From: Impact of an integrated community case management programme on uptake of appropriate diarrhoea and pneumonia treatments in Uganda: A propensity score matching and equity analysis study

Quintile Poorest Very poor Poor Less poor Least poor
Distribution of wealth 2009 0.155 0.208 0.191 0.195 0.251
Distribution of wealth 2012 0.237 0.223 0.201 0.223 0.237
Two week prevalence of ‘fast breathing’ pneumonia in 2009 0.238 0.186 0.170 0.225 0.265
‘Fast breathing’ pneumonia treated appropriately in 2009 0.405 0.608 0.543 0.580 0. 767
Two week prevalence of ‘fast breathing’ pneumonia in 2012 0.267 0.290 0.313 0.337 0.365
‘Fast breathing’ pneumonia treated appropriately in 2012 0.406 0.531 0.755 0.595 0.523
Two week prevalence of diarrhoea in 2009 0.193 0.119 0.118 0.246 0.194
Diarrhoea treated appropriately in 2009 0.305 0.332 0.178 0.395 0.529
Two week prevalence of diarrhoea in 2012 0.094 0.168 0.152 0.166 0.102
Diarrhoea treated appropriately in 2012 0.414 0.389 0.528 0.576 0.618
Children using iCCM for ‘fast breathing’ pneumonia (2012) 0.400 0.503 0.359 0.426 0.297
Children using iCCM for diarrhoea (2012) 0.327 0.270 0.159 0.374 0.182