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Table 1 Descriptive statistics

From: Socioeconomic inequalities in maternal health care utilization in Ghana

Variable 2003 2008 2014
Number of ANC visits
 At least four visits 0.706 0.787 0.865
 At least one visit 0.921 0.961 0.969
Delivery by trained attendants 0.439 0.678 0.728
Rural 0.706 0.645 0.586
Wealth Status
 Poor 0.321 0.296 0.307
 Poorer 0.213 0.220 0.215
 Middle 0.181 0.175 0.189
 Richer 0.150 0.182 0.160
 Richest 0.135 0.128 0.129
Education
 No Education 0.458 0.361 0.330
 Primary 0.208 0.237 0.202
 Secondary 0.323 0.381 0.428
 Higher 0.011 0.022 0.039
  1. Source: Authors’ computation from GDHS data