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Table 5 Concentration indexes of selected child health status indicators in Ethiopia, 2000–2014

From: Examining changes in maternal and child health inequalities in Ethiopia

  Concentration Index Wagstaff Concentration Index Erryegers Concentration Index
Earliest Latest p-val Earliest Latest p-val Earliest Latest p-val
Stunting −0.032 −0.086 0.001 −0.075 −0.145 0.018 −0.074 −0.140 0.021
Wasting −0.034 −0.102 0.105 −0.039 −0.112 0.116 −0.017 −0.036 0.240
Underweight −0.054 −0.119 0.003 −0.093 −0.162 0.025 −0.091 −0.127 0.163
NNMR 0.049 0.075 0.000 0.052 0.078 0.000
IMR 0.038 0.008 0.000 0.042 0.009 0.000
U5MR 0.016 −0.022 0.000 0.019 −0.024 0.000
Measles vaccination 0.242 0.096 0.000 0.331 0.223 0.043 0.261 0.219 0.368
Full immunization 0.344 0.223 0.025 0.403 0.297 0.110 0.201 0.22 0.594
Contraceptive 0.496 0.119 0.000 0.534 0.218 0.000 0.142 0.216 0.009
ANC4+ 0.474 0.381 0.017 0.529 0.503 0.578 0.197 0.369 0.000
SBA 0.665 0.525 0.004 0.705 0.622 0.116 0.150 0.325 0.000
  1. Source: Authors’ compilation from the EDHS (2000, 2005, 2011 & 2014) data
  2. Note: Latest survey for immunization indicators is 2011
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