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Table 2 Subscriber preferred choice of provider and rationale behind choice

From: Does capitation payment under national health insurance affect subscribers’ trust in their primary care provider? a cross-sectional survey of insurance subscribers in Ghana

Parameter All (%) Gender Setting
Male (%) Female (%) Urban (%) Rural (%)
N=344 n=63 n=281 n=188 n=156
Level of care
 Hospital level 238 (69) 51 (81) 187 (66) 137 (73) 101 (65)
 Clinic level 51 (15) 4 (6) 47 (17) 21 (11) 30 (19)
 Lower levels 12 (4) 3 (5) 9 (3) 5 (3) 7 (5)
 Not indicated 43 (12) 5 (8) 38 (14) 25 (13) 18 (11)
Reason behind choice
 Proximity 139 (40) 25 (40) 114 (41) 137 (73) 101 (65)
 Perceived quality 129 (38) 25 (40) 104 (37) 21 (11) 30 (19)
 Staff attitude 27 (8) 7 (11) 20 (7) 5 (3) 7 (5)
 Indifferent 49 (14) 6 (9) 43 (15) 25 (13) 18 (11)
  1. Source: Authors’ household survey, 2014