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Table 3 Inequality in care utilization at the county level (by care type)

From: Socio-economic inequality and inequity in use of health care services in Kenya: evidence from the fourth Kenya household health expenditure and utilization survey

 No. of observationsGCP per capitaaOutpatientPreventiveInpatient
CountyCIStd.errCIStd.errCIStd.err
Mombasa2025271,039−0.00440.02410.02130.01450.0209*0.0102
Kwale3536101,725−0.00600.02340.00650.01150.00540.0096
Kilifi358582,4050.03900.02110.0261**0.00940.0198*0.0083
Tana River3488106,894−0.01540.0268−0.00700.00780.00370.0061
Lamu2792244,3790.0638**0.02030.01500.00820.00070.0089
Taita/Taveta2302139,0530.00760.02720.01490.01540.00380.0087
Garissa311989,5020.0634***0.01710.01170.00660.0198**0.0067
Wajir411279,4680.01690.01010.0284***0.0073−0.00370.0059
Mandera445648,4420.0678***0.01730.0392**0.01270.0314*0.0123
Marsabit3210106,7340.0414*0.01810.0248***0.00730.0352***0.0098
Isiolo b3161100,9040.0285*0.01250.0438***0.01230.0215**0.0082
Meru2884154,5370.02370.02190.03480.01310.01540.0101
Tharaka-Nithi2602169,141−0.04500.02310.02490.01500.00130.0099
Embu2431183,4180.01990.02690.0334**0.0123−0.00460.0110
Kitui272891,5800.0685**0.02300.01220.01050.00640.0079
Machakos b2975193,4600.02190.02190.01500.01070.00790.0099
Makueni3031104,1610.0450*0.01850.00730.01090.01180.0063
Nyandarua2636350,3210.0508*0.02270.0271*0.01310.00280.0087
Nyeri b2390214,8850.0921***0.02310.00810.01400.00920.0106
Kirinyaga2128162,6660.0838***0.02400.01490.01120.00120.0122
Murang’a2417156,3920.03350.02320.00190.01070.00850.0078
Kiambu2340221,4670.02530.01970.04000.01250.0209*0.0095
Turkana357869,7750.0563*0.02740.0740***0.02000.0222*0.0107
West Pokot409769,5890.00450.01430.01360.00700.00600.0052
Samburu288890,1430.0586**0.01980.0288**0.00920.01040.0073
Trans Nzoia3218108,6070.0447**0.01460.0192**0.00740.0180*0.0083
Uasin Gishu3222138,350−0.00540.01550.0315**0.01100.00840.0071
Elgeyo3271328,5750.00880.01420.00240.0093−0.00030.0075
Nandi3224121,1490.01350.01680.00670.00950.00310.0072
Baringo2607127,437−0.00250.02100.00550.0090−0.01030.0125
Laikipia2704154,840−0.00580.02350.0270**0.01010.00890.0083
Nakuru2698245,9990.02610.01560.0164*0.00810.01160.0063
Narok2921160,5800.03460.02220.0387***0.00980.0394***0.0098
Kajiado2325119,5570.05130.01820.0387***0.01150.0219**0.0084
Kericho2835141,0470.02520.01980.0771***0.01440.0283**0.0096
Bomet3428167,7770.0492**0.01590.0283***0.00730.00620.0057
Kakamega347095,667−0.01010.02100.0159*0.00740.0267**0.0088
Vihiga319292,572−0.00140.02370.0312*0.01270.01590.0104
Bungoma366397,9860.0328*0.01600.0200*0.00820.00840.0081
Busia3575154,7220.00460.02200.0421***0.01110.02130.0112
Siaya281294,7140.04260.01680.0330***0.01180.00010.0116
Kisumu b2699168,0950.01490.0262−0.00290.01490.02870.0177
Migori350187,960−0.01610.0207−0.01970.01190.0192*0.0095
Homa Bay317699,2270.02060.01920.00370.00770.0447***0.0121
Kisii2886118,8580.0321*0.01410.01360.00920.0185*0.0082
Nyamira2796144,5120.0355*0.01520.01350.01240.01130.0087
Nairobi City1998317,700−0.00010.02410.01360.01450.02130.0110
  1. Note: * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001
  2. aGross county product (GCP) per capita at current prices (Ksh), in 2017 - Kenya Bureau of Statistics [49]
  3. bCounty included in the universal health coverage pilot