|Decomposition of the health gap between (i) tribal and non tribal populations; and (ii) Paniya and Other Scheduled Tribe populations|
|Outcome||Tribal vs Non Tribal populations||Paniya vs Other ST populations|
|Health Gap‡||Diff due to endowments||Diff due to social status||Health Gap‡||Diff due to endowments||Diff due to social status|
|Underweight||0.233||0.126||0.107 (46%)||0.164||0.076||0.088 (54%)|
|Anaemia||0.050||0.021||0.029 (58%)||0.045||0.025||0.022 (49%)|
|Goitre||0.063||0.054||0.009 (14%)||0.124||−0.001||0.125 (100%)|
† Model covariates: age 18–30, age 31–59, sex, education, poverty (BPL), land ownership, wage labourer, crowding, water quality.
‡ Difference in predicted prevalence between the advantaged and the disadvantaged group.
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