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Table 2 Proportion of women who perceive to have small problem with each potential healthcare seeking hurdle; data from the Burkina Faso 2003 DHS

From: Measuring women's perceived ability to overcome barriers to healthcare seeking in Burkina Faso

  whole sample sample A sample B  
  N = 7260 N = 3611 N = 3649  
Not a big problem... n (%) n (%) n (%) P-value*
Knowing where to go to get care 5921 (81.6) 2958 (81.9) 2963 (81.2) 0.432
Getting permission to go 6098 (84.0) 3051 (84.5) 3047 (83.5) 0.261
Getting money for treatment 2630 (36.2) 1340 (37.1) 1290 (35.4) 0.122
Distance to health services 3933 (54.2) 1981 (54.9) 1952 (53.5) 0.238
Having to take transport 4334 (59.7) 2156 (59.7) 2178 (59.7) 0.987
Not wanting to go alone 5447 (75.0) 2709 (75.0) 2738 (75.0) 0.994
Concern about not having a female health worker 6091 (83.9) 3021 (83.7) 3070 (84.1) 0.585
  1. * P-value for chi-square test comparing sample A and sample B