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Table 7 Slope and relative indices of inequality for selected maternal and child health interventions

From: Inequities in maternal and child health outcomes and interventions in Ghana

Indicator   95% CI   95% CI
  SII Lower Upper RII Lower Upper
Treatment of diarrhoea in children 3.6 -11.0 18.3 0.09 -0.27 0.45
Received all basic vaccines - children 13.9 -3.9 31.7 0.18 -0.05 0.40
Skilled attendance at birth 87.5* 75.6 99.5 1.5 1.29 1.70
Delivery in health facility 86.1* 74.2 97.9 1.5 1.30 1.71
Delivery in public sector health facility 65.4* 47.4 83.3 1.4 0.98 1.72
Delivery in private sector health facility 20.6* 7.3 33.8 2.4 0.84 3.89
Home delivery -85.5* -97.8 -73.2 -2.0 -2.33 -1.47
Caesarean section 15.2* 8.7 21.8 2.20 1.26 3.16
Use of modern contraceptive methods 11.9* 11.3 16.5 0.72 0.68 0.99
Child slept under ITN -3.1 -12.3 6.1 -0.11 -0.43 0.22
Pregnant woman slept under ITN -16.2 -45 12.1 -0.81 -2.26 0.61
IPT during pregnancy 23.9* 1.5 46.4 0.55 0.03 1.06
  1. *P < 0.05