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Table 2 Socio-economic and demographic characteristics of insured and uninsured patients

From: Health insurance and quality of care: Comparing perceptions of quality between insured and uninsured patients in Ghana’s hospitals

Characteristics Insured Uninsured
Frequency Mean Frequency Mean
No. %   No. %  
Sex
 Male 195 36   139 51  
 Female 349 64   135 49  
Marital status
 Unmarried 151 28   107 39  
 Married 389 72   163 61  
Educational
 None 121 22   72 26  
 Primary-JHS 242 45   109 40  
 Sec/Tech/Vocational 100 18   53 19  
 Tertiary 80 15   40 15  
Income
 GH¢100 and below 226 42   98 36  
 GH¢ 101 and above 154 28   82 30  
 No earnings 163 30   94 34  
Age    35    37
Household size    5.25    5.7