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Table 8 Distribution of public health indicators among group B districts (which did not have a medical school in 2009) with and without a new medical school

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

Characteristics
Districts which did not have a medical school in 2009
(N = 463)
Opened a new medical school during 2009–2019Districts which did not have a medical school till 2019
NMedianIQRNMedianIQR
Mothers who had full antenatal care9218.8a7.634.336912.65.326.8
Mothers who received postnatal care from a doctor/nurse/LHV/ANM/midwife/other health personnel within 2 days of delivery9265.0a55.575.037058.445.172.2
Children who received a health check after birth from a doctor/nurse/LHV/ANM/ midwife/other health personnel within 2 days of birth9222.215.831.337020.111.431.4
Births assisted by a doctor/nurse/LHV/ANM/other health personnel9284.6a75.692.337079.867.690.9
Children with fever or symptoms of ARI in the last 2 weeks preceding the survey taken to a health facility7276.0a66.682.029971.260.080.8
Women Age 15–49 Years Who Have Ever Undergone Examinations of Cervix9122.6a12.928.936915.59.426.5
Women Age 15–49 Years Who Have Ever Undergone Examinations of Breast918.7a4.415.63686.03.510.5
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