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Table 3 Use and benefits by socio-economic level

From: Who benefited from the New Rural Cooperative Medical System in China? A case study on Anhui Province

Quintiles Use Benefits
Outpatient services (%) Inpatient services (%) Average benefit per inpatient service (US $) Proportion of benefit (%)
Poorest 20 % 46.0 2.7 64.9 41.2
Quintile 2 (%) 49.1 4.6 108.8 41.4
Quintile 3 (%) 49.4 7.0 127.6 39.7
Quintile 4 (%) 52.2 7.3 158.1 33.3
Wealthiest 20 % 52.5 10.1 350.0 29.7