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Table 3 Estimates of marginal effect and decomposition analysis of inequality in the utilization of full ANC, SBA and PNC among Muslim women in India, (2015-16)

From: Disparities in three critical maternal health indicators amongst Muslims: Vis-a-vis the results reflected on National Health Mission

  2015-16
   Full ANC SBA PNC
Explanatory Factors CI Marginal Effect Absolute Contribution to CI Marginal Effect Absolute Contribution to CI Marginal Effect Absolute Contribution to CI
Urban 0.377 0.076*** 0.046 0.075*** 0.045 0.071*** 0.043
Age in years (25-34) 0.034 0.019 0.001 0.024** 0.002 0.058*** 0.004
Age in years (35-49) -0.171 0.012 -0.001 -0.015 0.001 0.035* -0.003
Birth order (2) 0.089 -0.004 0.000 -0.057*** -0.006 -0.06*** -0.006
Birth order (3+) -0.161 -0.042** 0.011 -0.104*** 0.026 -0.117*** 0.03
Primary education -0.104 0.037** -0.003 0.062*** -0.004 0.034** -0.002
Secondary education 0.251 0.148*** 0.06 0.17*** 0.069 0.156*** 0.063
Higher education 0.683 0.258*** 0.037 0.217*** 0.031 0.225*** 0.032
Schedule caste -0.239 -0.026 0.001 0.006 0.000 -0.046 0.002
Schedule tribe -0.195 -0.005 0.000 0.014 0.000 -0.009 0.000
OBC 0.039 0.021 0.002 0.011 0.001 0.035*** 0.003
Mass media exposure 0.226 0.052*** 0.031 0.13*** 0.077 0.139*** 0.083
Explained CI    0.184   0.241   0.248
Total CI    0.359   0.116   0.176
Residual    0.175   -0.125   -0.073