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Table 2 Hospitalization (%) among the poor and non-poor in public and private health centers of India, 2014

From: Do poor people in the poorer states pay more for healthcare in India?

States % of poor hospitalized in public health centers % of non-poor hospitalized in public health centers T statistic % of people living below poverty line Number of episode of hospitalization
Poor Non-poor All
Tamil Nadu 58.90 34.70 11.15 17.22 671 3118 3789
Jharkhand 65.13 48.03 6.21 36.57 432 758 1190
Telengana 38.35 23.92 6.81 21.34 257 1018 1275
Andhra Pradesh 48.66 22.45 10.05 12.91 368 2021 2389
Rajasthan 77.76 57.42 8.88 30.37 742 1888 2630
Kerala 56.76 32.31 9.17 6.31 257 2745 3002
Chhattisgarh 61.12 46.53 5.79 46.87 408 492 900
Karnataka 42.53 28.38 7.30 26.97 773 2059 2832
Maharashtra 45.89 18.77 17.35 26.16 1471 3538 5009
Madhya Pradesh 70.90 54.90 11.62 42.59 1292 1820 3112
Bihar 62.24 50.56 4.41 41.40 1016 1359 2375
Gujarat 35.71 23.67 5.99 21.17 594 2105 2699
Assam 90.71 85.50 5.23 36.24 619 1091 1710
Odisha 87.43 74.12 10.01 45.09 953 1159 2112
West Bengal 79.57 66.82 12.70 28.19 1318 3173 4491
Uttar Pradesh 48.60 36.79 7.84 33.02 2195 4244 6439
Haryana 37.51 32.21 3.84 25.10 331 942 1273
Delhi 83.10 46.27 5.52 10.70 85 785 870
Punjab 55.64 31.19 5.44 13.54 182 1146 1328
India 60.71 39.80 42.20 26.80 27439 30017 57456