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Table 1 Percentage distribution and concentration indexes for URAC and its determinants (1995 and 2014)

From: Monitoring the decomposition of wealth-related inequality in the use of regular antenatal care in Egypt (1995–2014)

Variables 1995 2014  
% CI % CI
Antenatal care
 Any antenatal care*** 41.7 0.490 90.20 0.101
 Regular antenatal care*** 30.4 0.507 82.90 0.172
Age at birth ***
  < 20 years 10.00 −0.146 7.40 −0.119
 20- 27.40 −0.018 30.50 0.004
 25- 29.10 0.067 32.40 0.030
 30- 18.90 0.026 19.10 0.010
 35- 10.70 −0.016 8.60 − 0.027
 40+ 3.90 −0.079 2.00 −0.080
Respondent’s educational attainment***
 No education 44.30 −0.352 18.30 −0.393
 Primary 22.00 −0.019 8.90 −0.205
 Secondary 28.10 0.406 57.30 0.036
 Higher 5.70 0.812 15.60 0.446
Respondent’s husband’s educational attainment***
 No education 27.80 −0.407 13.20 −0.286
 Primary 28.00 −0.130 13.60 −0.133
 Secondary 33.40 0.235 56.60 −0.009
 Higher 10.90 0.654 16.60 0.365
Region ***
 Urban governorate 18.00 0.475 10.50 0.712
 Urban Lower Egypt 10.30 0.430 9.30 0.616
 Rural Lower Egypt 30.00 −0.124 39.40 − 0.154
 Urban Upper Egypt 11.30 0.307 11.10 0.479
 Rural Upper Egypt 29.40 −0.437 28.80 −0.438
 Frontier governorate 1.00 0.142 1.00 0.123
Toilet type (modern)*** 21.60 0.732 52.30 0.350
Experience of terminated pregnancy *** 26.70 −0.022 20.70 −0.066
Birth attributes
 Birth interval > 24 months)*** 78.80 0.027 84.50 0.011
 Single birth** 98.40 0.001 97.80 0.001
 Birth order *** 3.90 −0.115 2.70 − 0.074
Previous birth experience
 Delivery at medical unit*** 11.00 0.250 28.60 0.012
 Delivered by C-section*** 1.90 0.328 15.80 0.085
 Live birth 75.00 −0.008 75.80 −0.028
  1. *** Significant < 0.001, ** Significant < 0.01