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Table 5 Percentage of maternity care subsidy received by poorest 20% and richest 20% population and concentration indices in 2004 and 2018

From: Did the poor gain from India’s health policy interventions? Evidence from benefit-incidence analysis, 2004–2018

Quintile Groups 2004 2018
HF States HFNE States Other States All states HF States HFNE States Other States All states
Prenatal care
 Poorest 20% 16.20 1.90 20.73 19.05 26.39 11.39 25.80 20.68
 Richest 20% 17.09 35.89 12.64 23.88 15.68 19.14 9.65 18.04
 Total 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
 CI 0.085 0.436 0.070 0.014 0.118 0.213 0.066 0.128
 SE 0.013 0.030 0.008 0.008 0.005 0.009 0.005 0.003
Institutional delivery
 Poorest 20% 17.03 2.29 22.94 16.48 23.40 3.73 24.57 18.01
 Richest 20% 17.97 16.33 12.23 24.68 17.84 19.76 13.04 19.69
 Total 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
 CI 0.134 0.377 0.117 0.171 0.159 0.296 0.142 0.288
 SE 0.010 0.027 0.009 0.007 0.008 0.011 0.008 0.005
Postnatal care
 Poorest 20% 20.52 2.44 27.34 19.12 24.23 29.79 27.76 23.20
 Richest 20% 17.54 20.40 8.68 22.72 15.45 22.73 7.27 15.19
 Total 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
 CI 0.105 0.396 0.045 0.135 0.028 0.056 0.044 0.063
 SE 0.028 0.037 0.013 0.014 0.008 0.018 0.006 0.005
  1. CIs for maternity care was estimated all within women of age between 15 and 49 years