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Table 4 Quintile distribution, inequality, and inequity in healthcare utilization

From: Inequity and benefit incidence analysis in healthcare use among Syrian refugees in Egypt

  Public outpatient visits Private outpatient visits Public inpatient admission Private inpatient admission Total outpatient visits Total inpatient admission
Quintiles
 Lowest quintile 0.153 0.086 0.061 0.018 0.225 0.079
 2 0.137 0.163 0.069 0.022 0.280 0.091
 3 0.120 0.200 0.077 0.026 0.310 0.103
 4 0.116 0.186 0.068 0.010 0.276 0.078
 Highest quintile 0.116 0.257 0.073 0.020 0.336 0.094
 CI − 0.073 0.214 0.022 0.014 0.095 0.02
 Cneed_predicted − 0.002 − 0.011 0.001 0.000 − 0.008 0.001
 HI (inequity) − 0.072* 0.224*** 0.02 0.014 0.104*** 0.02
  1. CI concentration index, CIs are Wagstaff normalized indices. HI horizontal inequity index, Cneed_predicted concentration index of need-predicted use
  2. *p < 0.05, **p < 0.01, ***p < 0.001