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Table 7 Details of the Medicine Received during Treatment of NCDs in Public Facilities (in %)

From: Equity in distribution of public subsidy for noncommunicable diseases among the elderly in India: an application of benefit incidence analysis

MPCE Class Inpatient Outpatient
Rural Urban Rural Urban
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P 0.3 39.0 30.4 30.3 0.0 39.5 36.1 24.4 2.9 55.8 14.7 26.7 8.8 56.3 6.6 28.3
LM 0.0 36.8 37.2 26.0 0.7 37.1 35.3 26.9 5.8 30.0 23.2 41.0 17.6 52.0 9.3 21.1
UM 0.4 26.3 40.2 33.0 0.0 23.3 45.0 31.7 8.0 35.8 12.6 43.7 11.5 36.1 7.4 45.0
R 2.3 22.6 36.8 38.3 1.7 23.1 25.8 49.5 15.9 36.8 11.6 35.7 8.4 51.0 1.5 39.1
All 0.8 30.6 36.4 32.2 0.6 30.5 35.6 33.4 7.2 41.8 15.4 35.6 11.3 49.6 6.3 32.8
  1. Source: Authors’ estimation based on NSS data, 2014