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Table 4 Coverage rates (in percent) of different insurance schemes by various stratifiers (among households surveyed)

From: Effectiveness of government strategies for financial protection against costs of hospitalization Care in India

Strata No coverage Public Funded Health Insurance (PFHI) Any coverage* N (Individuals)
Total 84.8 12.8 15.2 333,104
Geographical location
 Rural 85.9 13.1 14.1 189,573
 Urban 82.0 12.0 18.0 143,531
Sex     
 Male 85.0 12.5 15.0 168,697
 Female 84.5 13.1 15.5 164,407
Social groups
 Schedule Tribes 81.0 18.3 19.0 43,142
 Schedule castes 86.1 13.1 13.9 55,454
 Other backward classes 84.5 13.6 15.5 133,565
 Others 85.6 9.5 14.4 100,943
UMPC quintile (rural)
 Poorest 88.7 10.6 11.3 44,499
 Poor 88.2 11.2 11.8 35,516
 Middle 87.9 11.4 12.1 40,335
 Rich 82.6 16.5 17.4 35,890
 Richest 80.2 17.7 19.8 33,333
 All 85.9 13.1 14.1 189,573
UMPC quintile (urban)
 Poorest 90.4 8.6 9.6 43,372
 Poor 87.5 10.7 12.5 34,404
 Middle 81.4 13.9 18.6 28,834
 Rich 76.9 14.1 23.1 20,729
 Richest 63.6 15.1 36.4 16,192
 All 82.0 12.0 18.0 143,531
  1. Note: (*): Any coverage is the sum of government funded and employee supported insurance coverage, arranged by household and other insurance schemes