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Table 1 Weights of the assets and the wealth index of the households

From: Health status and socio-economic factors associated with health facility utilization in rural and urban areas in Zambia

Variables Total=4466 n (% ) Weights
Assets   
Refrigerator 2806 (52) 6
Electricity 3192 (59.2) 5
Radio 4103 (76.1) 4
Bicycle 1701 (31.5) 3
Donkey 24 (0.4) 2
Plough 576 (10.7) 1
Household wealth/asset index   
1st quartile (poorest) 1410 (26.2)  
2nd quartile 1323 (24.6)  
3rd quartile 2078 (38.6)  
4th quartile (least poor) 576 (10.7)