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Table 5 Distribution of financial health benefits of public spending on institutional delivery

From: How equitable is health spending on curative services and institutional delivery in Malawi? Evidence from a quasi-longitudinal benefit incidence analysis

Health care provider 2004 2010 2015 Diff 2010-2004 Diff 2015-2010 Diff 2015-2004
CI (SE) CI (SE) CI (SE) CI (SE) CI (SE) CI (SE)
Public health facilities 0.032b
(0.028)
0.001b
(0.017)
-0.057a***
(0.014)
-0.031
(0.029)
-0.058***
(0.022)
-0.089***
(0.028)
Public hospitals 0.145a***
(0.047)
0.126a***
(0.025)
0.063a***
(0.024)
-0.019
(0.049)
-0.063
(0.035)
-0.082
(0.049)
Public health centers -0.065a*
(0.027)
-0.078a**
(0.024)
-0.154a***
(0.018)
-0.013
(0.049
-0.076**
(0.030)
-0.089***
(0.032)
  1. Note: CI concentration index, SE standard errors; dominance test: a = dominance, b= non-dominance, c= concentration curve and line of equality cross
  2. *, **, *** statistically significant at the 10, 5, and 1% levels, respectively