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Table 2 Mean OOP and its share to the total expenditure on female sterilization by background characteristics at constant prices (₹), India, 2010–2014

From: Pattern and correlates of out-of-pocket payment (OOP) on female sterilization in India, 1990–2014

VariablesIndiaUttar PradeshOdisha
Mean OOP (₹)OOP as a share of total expenditureMean OOP (₹)OOP as a share of total expenditureMean OOP (₹)OOP as a share of total expenditure
Respondent’s Age (years)
 < 25152373.6118262.314917.6
 25–34171476.660649.519922.3
 35–49210082.5100566.147546.6
Education Level
 No education53547.441041.1− 279−73.6
 Primary88760.947641.7466.8
 Secondary173777.894162.469351.0
 Higher403491.5274884.8154073.0
Religion
 Hindu160575.466352.831332.7
 Muslim332489.5257885.111621.0
 Others219982.728244.8− 332−88.5
Caste
 SC84160.027531.517220.8
 ST37237.2− 179−37.2− 342− 109.2
 OBC199379.575456.057547.2
 Others307088.9208480.296161.4
Place of Residence
 Urban325489.3259184.6140170.8
 Rural119168.144942.713717.3
No. of Surviving Children
 < 2253784.3201078.857646.7
 3114068.367952.9568.1
 4+55448.830234.0− 249−64.4
Quality of care
 Good180078.080357.927529.9
 Not Good107867.040540.564051.3
Wealth Index
 Poorest20124.1223.4−198−42.4
 Poorer57249.529032.5−57−9.2
 Middle135072.0106965.244342.8
 Richer294387.3184377.8144470.6
 Richest518194.7473291.9565192.2
Type of facility
 Public Health Center− 313− 103.6− 450− 216.3−167−33.6
 Private Health Center10,76699.510,16299.7956697.0