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Table 5 Trends in Utilisation and Inequality in the Use of Antenatal care and Modern Contraception

From: Trends in utilisation and inequality in the use of reproductive health services in Sub-Saharan Africa

Country8+ Antenatal VisitModern Contraception for Women in Union
PercentagesConcentration IndexPercentagesConcentration Index
t-1t%
t-1tTimes
t-1t%t-1tTimes
Benin (2001–2012)15.110.2−4.90.17580.45771.66.77.40.70.06240.19842.2
Burkina- (1998–2010)0.60.3−0.30.30910.74841.46.215.59.30.26040.33600.3
Cameroon (1998–2011)8.47.8−0.60.12400.44312.68.314.25.90.22310.35270.6
Chad (2004–2015)1.70.9−0.80.47080.3773−0.22.93.00.10.73410.2591−0.6
CIV (1998–2012)2.83.10.30.04770.603311.69.711.41.70.05140.22413.4
Ethiopia (2005–2016)3.73.6− 0.10.83270.6166−0.316.029.413.40.40190.1526−0.6
Gabon (2000–2012)6.16.80.70.21080.30360.410.215.65.40.12130.0893−0.3
Ghana (2003–2014)22.028.86.80.33640.2531−0.217.522.550.1817−0.0254−1.1
Guinea (1999–2012)10.28.9−1.30.01590.441726.84.43.4−10.01770.355119.0
Kenya (2003–2014)10.02.7−7.30.26580.49020.831.447.215.80.23110.0888−0.6
Lesotho (2004–2014)17.511.8−5.70.27760.29990.133.959.325.40.22250.0487−0.8
Malawi (2004–2016)5.01.4−3.60.16350.0749−0.526.857.931.10.11560.0215−0.8
Mali (2001–2013)4.15.00.90.38190.3548−0.15.510.550.26370.39480.5
Namibia (2000–2013)22.525.93.40.13830.17280.246.155.49.30.11600.0691−0.4
Niger (1998–2012)0.10.20.10.00000.2163...6.210.34.10.10700.42343.0
Nigeria (2003–2013)26.225.8−0.40.40750.47280.27.49.52.10.41740.47930.1
Rwanda (2005–2015)0.20.1−0.10.78590.91930.210.019.39.30.30010.0258−0.9
Senegal (2005–2016)0.60.80.20.56340.3730−0.39.319.3100.39430.1720−0.6
Togo (1998–2014)4.22.7−1.50.14730.48562.36.917.210.30.05190.05910.1
Zambia (2002–2014)12.80.9−11.9−0.01110.4998−45.920.543.122.60.00540.118620.9
Zimbabwe (1999–2015)15.312.3−30.11720.24411.147.966.118.20.07340.0373−0.5
West Africa7.359.762.410.26690.58651.28.613.14.50.41230.2404−0.4
East & Cent Africa4.273.22−1.050.42950.52200.215.327.712.40.28490.2108−0.3
Southern Africa12.255.96−6.290.37440.41440.129.055.426.40.15890.0686−0.6
SSA7.617.07−0.540.54750.54750.716.625.690.13990.1067−0.2
  1. Source: Author’s calculation based on DHS data