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Table 7 Distribution of public health indicators among districts with and without medical school in 2019

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

Characteristics
All districts
District with at least one medical school till 2019Districts which did not have a medical school till 2019
(N = 640)NMedianIQRNMedianIQR
Mothers who had full antenatal care26927.5a11.939.236912.65.326.8
Mothers who received postnatal care from a doctor/nurse/LHV/ANM/midwife/other health personnel within 2 days of delivery26968.8a58.178.837058.445.172.2
Children who received a health check after birth from a doctor/nurse/LHV/ANM/ midwife/other health personnel within 2 days of birth26924.3a16.833.237020.111.431.4
Births assisted by a doctor/nurse/LHV/ANM/other health personnel26989.2a79.695.637079.867.690.9
Children with fever or symptoms of ARI in the last 2 weeks preceding the survey taken to a health facility18576.9a68.284.129971.260.080.8
Women Age 15–49 Years Who Have Ever Undergone Examinations of Cervix26822.6a13.134.136915.59.426.5
Women Age 15–49 Years Who Have Ever Undergone Examinations of Breast2688.1a4.415.83686.03.510.5
  1. aVery highly significant
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