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Table 3 Available data on health indicators for India and Uganda by state/district, income level, and urban–rural classification

From: How can health systems research reach the worst-off? A conceptual exploration

Health indicator Country Demographic trait
Richest 20 % Poorest 20 % Urban Rural
Under 5 mortality rate India 34 deaths per 1,000 live births 101 deaths per 1,000 live births 52 deaths per 1,000 live births 82 deaths per 1,000 live births
  Uganda 108 deaths per 1,000 live births 172 deaths per 1,000 live births 115 deaths per 1,000 live births 147 deaths per 1,000 live births
Infant mortality rate India 34 deaths per 1,000 live births 82 deaths per 1,000 live births 34 deaths per 1,000 live births 55 deaths per 1,000 live births
  Uganda 48 deaths per 1,000 live births 76 deaths per 1,000 live births 54 deaths per 1,000 live births 66 deaths per 1,000 live births
Measles immunization coverage India 85 % 40 % 72 % 54 %
  Uganda 65 % 49 % 68 % 55 %
Skilled attendant at delivery India 74 % 38 % 89 % 19 %
  Uganda 80 % 37 % 76 % 28 %
Antenatal care coverage India 89 % 69 % 97 % 54 %
  Uganda 97 % 93 % 96 % 93 %
  1. Sources: [27, 28, 30, 31, 34, 4749]