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Table 1 Categorization of all Indian states by mean OOPE (NSSO, CES-2009-10)

From: Does equity in healthcare spending exist among Indian states? Explaining regional variations from national sample survey data

Category Mean OOPE (INR) States Number of households (%)
A 100 or more Punjab, Chandigarh,Maharashtra, Goa, Kerala, Pondicherry 16,887 (16.74)
B 50 to 99 Karnataka, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, J&K, Andaman and Nicobar, Uttar Pradesh, Tripura, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Uttarakhand, Lakshadweep, Haryana, Tamil Nadu, Himachal Pradesh 57,829 (57.34)
C Below 50 Dadra Nagar Haveli, Sikkim, Nagaland, Assam, Manipur, Daman &Diu, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Orissa, Arunachal Pradesh 26,139 (25.92)
  1. Source: Compiled from NSS CES Report (2009–10); computed by author using the unit level data records of CES 2009–10