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Table 7 Changes in Inequality in the Use of Reproductive Health Services in Sub-Saharan Africa – Standard Concentration Indices

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

CountriesHealth Facility DeliverySkilled Delivery Assistance4+ Antenatal VisitsUse of Mod. Contraceptives
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Benin (2001–2012)0.04920.06691.360.05270.09541.810.04310.15363.560.07770.172.19
Burkina-Faso (1998–2010)0.18560.11750.630.20530.34481.680.04120.13453.260.27000.31651.17
Cameroon (1998–2011)0.15800.24501.550.15240.23491.540.11940.17211.440.18320.30721.68
Chad (2004–2015)0.55660.29570.530.53920.33940.630.42140.15420.370.70680.29470.42
CIV (1998–2012)0.05680.21853.850.05330.21334.000.03050.23757.790.06010.19383.22
Ethiopia (2005–2016)0.70900.31850.450.71030.32240.450.45920.22180.480.32010.07180.22
Gabon (2000–2012)0.04560.04200.920.05760.04110.710.08220.07960.970.12460.11250.90
Ghana (2003–2014)0.32130.14160.440.30920.13940.450.10630.05040.470.1215− 0.0435−0.36
Guinea (1999–2012)−0.02770.3017−10.89− 0.03150.3658−11.610.02300.16127.010.03560.404411.36
Kenya (2003–2014)0.28990.19200.660.28320.18790.660.11300.11521.020.18770.06260.33
Lesotho (2004–2014)0.18770.09270.490.17910.08750.490.07630.05760.750.20320.02720.13
Malawi (2004–2016)0.13240.01770.130.13330.01820.140.05780.04130.710.0960−0.0078−0.08
Mali (2001–2013)0.13380.23191.730.23680.35471.500.12490.23441.880.26470.36171.37
Namibia (2000–2013)0.05340.05310.990.05320.05040.950.04120.03080.750.09510.04650.49
Niger (1998–2012)0.11470.31582.750.11930.33032.770.03590.12053.360.09130.38494.22
Nigeria (2003–2013)0.36310.41631.150.34590.42311.220.28270.29451.040.35760.40621.14
Rwanda (2005–2015)0.21560.02890.130.21610.02860.130.11390.01880.170.0376−0.022−0.59
Senegal (2005–2016)0.22310.13880.620.28410.19250.680.16240.16110.990.29440.0780.26
Togo (1998–2014)0.08830.15331.740.09430.37593.990.04770.13452.820.05670.08151.44
Zambia (2002–2014)0.02040.12185.970.02300.14626.360.00660.03635.500.00710.04626.51
Zimbabwe (1999–2015)0.05660.08501.500.06210.08281.33−0.00760.0311−4.090.0569−0.0097− 0.17
West Africa0.28070.15250.540.29960.27910.930.13200.22241.690.20000.18620.93
East and Central Africa0.05850.18863.230.06680.18932.830.14350.16091.120.27890.17780.64
Southern Africa0.12190.06730.550.12770.07710.600.08400.06620.790.14160.03880.27
SSA0.13210.10760.820.13180.16291.240.07590.15482.040.12530.05730.46
  1. Source: Author’s calculation based on DHS data