Table 1

Descriptive characteristics of populations by enrolment status (from household survey, 1504 household)
Characteristics Members Not members P-value
N (%) N (%)
Use of health services 0.000
- Did not use 53 (14.6) 281 (28.6)
- Have used 310 (85.4) 700 (71.4)
Education 0.000
- None 148 (40.7) 602 (61.3)
- At least primary school level 216 (59.3) 380 (38.7)
Place 0.000
- Nouna town 230 (63.2) 394 (40.1)
- Nouna villages 134 (36.8) 588 (59.9)
Asset ownership 0.000
- Most poor 3 (0.8) 235 (23.9)
- Second quartile 35 (9.6) 235 (23.9)
- Third quintile 85 (23.4) 198 (20.2)
- Fourth quintile 116 (31.9) 161 (16.4)
- Least poor 125 (34.3) 153 (15.6)

P-values are the level of significance on the Pearson chi-square test between enrolment and covariates. There is no difference by age or sex between members and not members.

Hounton et al.

Hounton et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:363   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-363

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