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Table 2 Proportion of generalized entropy index decomposed between region (left) and between SES quintile (right) components. The higher the percentage, the greater the proportion of overall inequality that can be attributed to inequality across subregions or inequality across SES quintiles. Additional space between years indicates the point at which each country’s CCT program was first implemented.

From: Geographic Targeting and Normative Frames: Revisiting the Equity of Conditional Cash Transfer Program Distribution in Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru

Subregional Inequality SES Inequality
  DPT Underweight Stunting Child Deaths DPT Underweight Stunting Child Deaths
Bolivia
 1998 2.13% 1.07% 3.24% 1.09%
 2000 2.30% 4.15%
 2003 2.24% 1.24% 4.13% 1.29% 1.22% 2.80% 8.19% 3.66%
 2008 1.09% 1.67% 5.09% 1.83% 0.13% 2.34% 9.14% 3.30%
 2012 0.41% 2.12% 1.14% 4.24%
Colombia
 2005 2.55% 1.13% 1.74% 0.43% 1.83% 1.42% 3.20% 0.72%
 2010 0.85% 0.92% 1.54% 0.32% 0.50% 1.10% 1.77% 0.39%
 2015 0.34% 0.46%
Ecuador
 1999 15.70% 1.25% 2.37% 2.02%
 2004 10.79% 0.98% 4.46% 0.62% 1.13% 1.02% 3.49% 0.67%
 2012 0.38% 2.82% 0.49% 0.79% 3.99% 0.71%
Peru
 2000 2.33% 3.96% 9.43% 3.34%
 2004 0.92% 2.52% 7.46% 2.00% 0.59% 3.48% 12.32% 2.50%
 2009 0.84% 3.35% 7.67% 1.88% 0.72% 4.25% 11.77% 2.14%
 2010 1.50% 3.43% 6.91% 1.39% 0.20% 3.75% 10.42% 1.90%
 2011 1.31% 3.41% 7.88% 2.38% 0.50% 5.08% 12.77% 2.14%
 2012 0.64% 1.79% 5.66% 1.85% 0.28% 2.68% 9.15% 1.68%