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Table 1 Key socioeconomic and public health indicators chosen for analysis

From: Medical schools in India: pattern of establishment and impact on public health - a Geographic Information System (GIS) based exploratory study

DomainsKey IndicatorsIndicate:
Population and household profile•Households with electricity,
•Households using improved sanitation facility,
•Households using clean fuel for cooking,
•Women who are literate.
Socio-economic Status of districts
Maternal and child health•Mothers who had full antenatal care,
•Mothers who received postnatal care from a doctor/ nurse/ LHV/ ANM/ midwife/ other health personnel within 2 days of delivery,
•Children who received a health check after birth from a doctor/nurse/LHV/ANM/ midwife/other health personnel within 2 days of birth,
•Births assisted by a doctor/ nurse/LHV/ANM/other health personnel,
•Children with fever or symptoms of ARI in the last 2 weeks preceding the survey taken to a health facility,
•Women Age 15–49 Years Who Have Ever Undergone Examinations of Cervix,
•Women Age 15–49 Years Who Have Ever Undergone Examinations of Breast.
Public health status of districts
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