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Table 1 Descriptive Statistics

From: Horizontal inequity in self-reported morbidity and untreated morbidity in India: Evidence from National Sample Survey Data

  Self-Reported Morbidity Untreated Morbidity
NEED VARIABLES
Age-Sex Interaction 15–29 Maleb 14.6 (0.35) 14.0 (0.34) 13.3 (0.34) 5.3(0.22) 5.2(0.22) 5.9(0.24)
0–14 Male 14.0 (0.34) 15.4 (0.36) 18.2 (0.38) 10.9 (0.31) 11.9 (0.32) 15(0.36)
30–44 Male 11.1 (0.31) 10.8 (0.31) 10.0 (0.29) 5.7(0.23) 7(0.26) 6.8(0.25)
45–59 Male 8.5(0.27) 7.4(0.26) 6.1(0.24) 10.7 (0.31) 9.8(0.30) 7.6(0.26)
60+ Male 3.4(0.18) 3.8(0.19) 3.5(0.18) 13.8 (0.34) 11.7 (0.32) 12.9 (0.33)
0–14 Female 12.4 (0.32) 13.6 (0.34) 16.6 (0.37) 10.8 (0.30) 9(0.29) 12(0.33)
15–29 Female 13.4 (0.33) 13.0 (0.33) 12.9 (0.33) 5.3(0.22) 7.7(0.27) 5.9(0.24)
30–44 Female 11.0 (0.31) 10.8 (0.31) 9.8(0.29) 5.7(0.23) 11.6 (0.32) 6.8(0.25)
45–59 Female 8.1(0.27) 7.1(0.25) 5.9(0.23) 10.7 (0.31) 13.6 (0.34) 7.6(0.26)
60+ Female 3.5(0.18) 4.0(0.19) 3.5(0.18) 14.2 (0.35) 12.4 (0.33) 13.1 (0.34)
Duration of Illness Less than equal to 10 daysb     43.9 (0.50) 44.7 (0.50) 52(0.50)
More than 10 days     56.1 (0.50) 55.3 (0.50) 48(0.50)
NON-NEED VARIABLES
Marital Status Never Marriedb 44.4 (0.49) 46.0 (0.49) 49.3 (0.49) 27.7 (0.45) 29.2 (0.45) 34.6 (0.48)
Currently Married 50.5 (0.49) 48.6 (0.49) 45.3 (0.49) 56.3 (0.50) 57(0.50) 50.4 (0.50)
Widowed/Divorced/Separated 5.2(0.22) 5.4(0.22) 5.4(0.22) 16(0.37) 13.9 (0.35) 15(0.36)
  Location Rural 70.5 (0.45) 70.0 (0.45) 74.6 (0.43) 63.6 (0.48) 63.9 (0.48) 71.6 (0.45)
Urban 29.5 (0.45) 30.0 (0.45) 25.4 (0.43) 36.4 (0.48) 36.1 (0.48) 28.4 (0.45)
  Social Group Othersb 26.4 (0.44) 27.6 (0.44) 31.4 (0.46) 33.9 (0.47) 31.4 (0.46) 37.1 (0.48)
Scheduled Tribe 9.1(0.28) 9.3(0.28) 8.2(0.27) 5.9(0.24) 6.5(0.25) 5(0.22)
Other Backward Caste 44.9 (0.49) 44.3 (0.49) 40.3 (0.49) 42.5 (0.49) 44.4 (0.50) 38.8 (0.49)
Scheduled Caste 19.6 (0.39) 18.8 (0.39) 20.1 (0.40) 17.7 (0.38) 17.7 (0.38) 19(0.39)
Health Insurance Coverage incl. Govt schemesb 15.5 (0.36) 15.2 (0.35) 1.1(0.10) 24.1 (0.43) 23.2 (0.42) 1.8(0.13)
No coverage 84.5 (0.84) 84.7 (0.35) 98.9 (0.10) 75.9 (0.43) 76.8 (0.42) 98.2 (0.13)
  Education Formal schooling Secondary & aboveb 30.3 (0.45) 24.4 (0.42) 13.9 (0.34) 24.5 (0.43) 20.3 (0.40) 12.3 (0.33)
Formal schooling till middle 13.7 (0.34) 13.7 (0.34) 13.5 (0.34) 11.7 (0.32) 12.2 (0.33) 11.3 (0.32)
Formal schooling till primary 28.9 (0.45) 29.3 (0.45) 29.2 (0.45) 27.4 (0.45) 26.7 (0.44) 24.6 (0.43)
Literate without formal schooling 1.0(0.10) 1.0(0.09) 1.0(0.10) 1.2(0.11) 1.3(0.11) 1.3(0.11)
Illiterate 26.1 (0.43) 31.5 (0.46) 42.4 (0.49) 35.1 (0.48) 39.5 (0.49) 50.4 (0.50)
  Employment Wage workerb 17.7 (0.38) 18.1 (0.38) 9.7(0.29) 19.9 (0.40) 20.5 (0.40) 10.8 (0.31)
Self-employed 51.1 (0.49) 51.9 (0.49) 51.5 (0.49) 45.9 (0.50) 46.8 (0.50) 48.6 (0.50)
Casual laborer 26.8 (0.44) 25.3 (0.43) 30.5 (0.46) 24(0.43) 23.6 (0.42) 28.5 (0.45)
Others 4.4(0.20) 4.6(0.20) 8.3(0.27) 10.2 (0.30) 9(0.29) 12(0.33)
   Religion Hinduismb 81.1 (0.39) 81.1 (0.39) 82.7 (0.37) 77.8 (0.42) 79.3 (0.41) 79.4 (0.40)
Islam 14.1 (0.34) 13.9 (0.34) 12.3 (0.32) 15.1 (0.36) 13.4 (0.34) 13.4 (0.34)
Christianity 2.3(0.14) 2.23 (0.14) 2.1(0.14) 3.8(0.19) 3.8(0.19) 3.8(0.19)
Others 2.5(0.15) 2.7(0.16) 2.9(0.16) 3.3(0.18) 3.5(0.18) 3.4(0.18)
   State Type More Developed(Non-EAG) Statesb 54.1 (0.49) 53.7 (0.49) 55.5 (0.49) 67(0.47) 68.2 (0.47) 64.2 (0.48)
Least Developed(EAG)States 45.9 (0.49) 46.3 (0.49) 45.5 (0.49) 33(0.47) 31.8 (0.47) 35.8 (0.48)
Housing Conditions Index Low-risk householdsb 41.9 (0.49) 23.0 (0.42) 12.6 (0.33) 43.9 (0.50) 22.5 (0.42) 26.5 (0.44)
Medium-risk households 13.1 (0.33) 18.4 (0.38) 13.7 (0.34) 14.1 (0.35) 24.4 (0.43) 3.8(0.19)
High-risk households 44.9 (0.49) 58.6 (0.49) 73.6 (0.44) 42(0.49) 53.1 (0.50) 69.6 (0.46)
  Household Size Less than 10 membersb 96.7 (0.17) 96.4 (0.18) 92.8 (0.25) 98(0.14) 97.4 (0.16) 94.6 (0.23)
More than 10 members 3.3(0.03) 3.6(0.18) 7.2(0.25) 2(0.14) 2.6(0.16) 5.4(0.23)
Expenditure Quintiles Highest MPCE Quintileb 17.5 (0.38) 18.2 (0.38) 17.0 (0.37) 18.6 (0.39) 19.1 (0.39) 17.4 (0.38)
Fourth MPCE Quintile 17.8 (0.38) 19.2 (0.39) 17.4 (0.37) 17 (0.38) 18.7 (0.39) 18.1 (0.39)
Middle MPCE Quintile 18.8 (0.39) 19.5 (0.39) 19.6 (0.39) 19.5 (0.40) 20 (0.40) 19.4 (0.40)
Second MPCE Quintile 22.1 (0.41) 20.2 (0.40) 21.9 (0.41) 20.5 (0.40) 19.9 (0.40) 21.1 (0.41)
First MPCE Quintile 23.7 (0.42) 22.9 (0.41) 24.0 (0.42) 24.3 (0.43) 22.3 (0.42) 24(0.43)
  1.  Standard error (S.E) in parentheses ;  b denotes the reference category