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Table 4 Mean expenditure on immunization among children under 5 years by background characteristics  in India, 2017-18

From: Household expenditure for immunization among children in India: a two-part model approach

Background characteristics Mean Exp. (in Rupees) 95 % Conf. Interval
Place of residence
 Rural 85 79 90
 Urban 544 516 572
Religion
 Hindu 289 274 303
 Muslim 151 132 171
 Others 289 254 323
Caste
 Schedule Tribe 103 87 119
 Schedule Caste 103 88 118
 Other Backward Class 220 204 235
 Others 523 490 557
Sex
 Male 266 250 282
 Female 266 249 283
Wealth quintile
 Poor 55 49 61
 Middle 115 104 126
 Rich 618 587 650
Place of immunisation
 Public 29 27 30
 Private 2248 2155 2341
Region
 North 277 249 304
 Central 175 153 196
 East 212 185 240
 Northeast 113 99 127
 West 431 388 475
 South 388 357 419
  1. 1USD = 74.12 Rupees