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Table 8 Decomposition of concentration index for immunization indicators (2000–2011)

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

  2000 2011
8a. Measles Vaccination Elasticity Conc. ind Contribution Elasticity Conc. ind Contribution
Age (mother’s) 0.124 −0.023 −0.003 0.304 0.000 0.000
Child HH members −0.011 −0.014 0.000 −0.073 −0.030 0.002
HH size −0.036 −0.027 0.001 −0.109 −0.005 0.001
Wealth index 1.437 0.098 0.141 0.856 0.104 0.089
Education (mother) 0.057 0.518 0.029 0.070 0.486 0.034
Education (father) 0.107 0.407 0.043 0.024 0.364 0.009
Residence (urban) −0.006 0.885 −0.005 −0.011 0.800 −0.009
Region . . 0.004 . . −0.001
Residual . . 0.031 . . −0.029
Total . . 0.242 . . 0.096
8b. Full Immunization       
Age (mother’s) 0.096 −0.023 −0.002 0.362 0.000 0.000
Child HH members 0.015 −0.014 0.000 −0.091 −0.030 0.003
HH size 0.065 −0.027 −0.002 −0.207 −0.005 0.001
Wealth Index 1.409 0.098 0.138 2.434 0.104 0.253
Education (mother) 0.110 0.525 0.058 0.042 0.486 0.021
Education (father) 0.112 0.412 0.046 0.000 0.363 0.000
Residence (urban) −0.021 0.906 −0.019 −0.065 0.800 −0.052
Region . . . . . −0.005
Residual . . . . . 0.002
Total . . 0.344 . . 0.223
  1. Notes: Child HH members are household members under 5 years of age. HH size is total household size. Regions are dummies for each region with one reference region (Tigray) omitted from the regressions
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