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Table 7 Hospitalisation amongst rural and urban adult respondents (n = 1,934)

From: Understanding CBHI hospitalisation patterns: a comparison of insured and uninsured women in Gujarat, India

 

Rural

Urban

 

Uninsured n = 560

Insured n = 558

Uninsured n = 420

Insured n = 396

 

n

%

P value

n

%

p value

n

%

p value

n

%

p value

Total hospitalised

18

3.2

(b)

46

8.4

0.001

11

3.0

(b)

24

7.0

0.04

Age group

            

Age 15-24

1

1.4

0.46

4

6.9

0.19

3

5.7

0.61

1

2.7

0.85

Age 25-34

9

4.2

 

22

11.3

 

4

3.9

 

5

3.8

 

Age 35-44

6

4.2

 

15

7.9

 

3

1.9

 

11

11.6

 

Age 45-54

1

0.7

 

4

4.5

 

1

2.2

 

5

4.3

 

Age 55+

1

2.5

 

1

5.5

 

0

0

 

2

6.9

 

Education

 

3.8

 

27

8.1

 

3

2

 

10

6.2

 

Never studied

13

3.8

0.78

27

8.1

0.90

3

2

0.30

10

6.2

0.09

Primary (1–5)

2

2.1

 

9

9.9

 

2

1.6

 

7

9.8

 

Secondary +

3

3.0

 

10

8.2

 

6

4.8

 

7

6.5

 

Marital status

            

Married

17

3.3

0.59

43

8.7

0.60

10

3.1

0.32

21

8.2

0.20

Unmarried/divorced

0

0

 

0

0

 

1

7.8

 

1

5

 

Widowed

1

1.9

 

3

6.1

 

0

0

 

2

1.8

 

Primary occupation

            

Self employed

4

6.4

0.69

5

5.8

0.58

8

4.5

0.13

14

6.3

0.30

Agriculture

12

2.9

 

35

8.8

 

0

0

 

0

0

 

Salaried worker

0

0

 

1

20.8

 

0

0

 

3

12.3

 

Unemployed

2

2.3

 

5

8.3

 

3

1.4

 

7

8.3

 

Mean annual income (INR)

            

0-60,000

11

3.6

0.72

21

8.3

0.54

4

2.2

0.37

10

5.9

0.76

60,001-120,000

6

3.6

 

17

7.9

 

3

1.9

 

11

7.3

 

120,001-180,000

0

0

 

6

13

 

3

9.8

 

1

8.7

 

180,000+

1

1.5

 

2

5.8

 

1

2.6

 

2

10.7

 

Dwelling type

            

Mud house

4

2

0.54

11

9.1

0.96

0

0

0.39

1

6.7

0.47

Semi

10

2.9

 

25

8.4

 

9

3.9

 

11

5.5

 

Solid

4

5.3

 

10

7.9

 

2

2.2

 

12

8.9

 

Reported 30-day morbidity

            

No

18

3.6

0.08

38

8.0

0.42

9

2.9

0.87

19

7.1

0.98

Yes

0

0

 

8

10.9

 

2

3.4

 

5

6.9

 

Own health perception

            

Poor

0

0

0.69

1

0.22

0.03

1

0.0

0.82

0

0

0.62

Average

15

2.6

 

43

7.8

 

6

1.7

 

20

5.3

 

Very good

3

0.67

 

2

0.35

 

4

1.2

 

4

1.8