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Table 5 Place of delivery and expenditure by background characteristics. Percentage distribution of women by place of delivery, mean OOPE (in US$) and JSY incentive as percentage of total cost per delivery by background characteristics in Rajasthan, 2011

From: Out-of-pocket expenditure on prenatal and natal care post Janani Suraksha Yojana: a case from Rajasthan, India

Background characteristics N Percentage of women delivered at public facilities Percentage of women delivered at private facilities Expenditure during antenatal and natal care by place of delivery
Public facility OOPE in private facility OOPE in home delivery
Total cost Actual OOPE less of JSY incentives Incentives as % of total cost
Age         
 Less than 25 206 65.0 20.9 84 57 31.7 168 44
 25 and above 218 59.6 20.6 72 48 33.6 134 24
Caste         
 General 62 54.8 35.5 116 82 28.8 177 32
 Others 362 63.5 18.2 72 45 37.9 141 32
Economic status         
 BPL cardholder 141 69.5 12.8 56 30 46.4 101 22
 APL 283 58.7 24.7 91 61 32.4 163 38
Type of family         
 Nuclear 111 55.8 15.3 92 63 31.5 162 24
 Joint/extended family 313 64.6 22.7 74 46 38.0 147 39
Literacy         
 Illiterate 234 64.9 12.4 68 42 38.6 134 26
 Literate 190 59.0 31.1 91 60 33.8 158 35
Work status         
 Not working 200 72.0 20.5 73 45 38.3 142 43
 Working 224 53.6 21.0 71 55 22.8 157 23
Husband’s literacy         
 Illiterate 84 60.7 14.3 48 23 51.3 117 24
 Literate 340 62.6 22.3 85 56 34.1 155 36
Birth order         
 One 140 66.5 22.9 92 61 33.2 165 50
 Two 124 58.2 27.5 82 54 34.0 149 29
 Three and above 160 61.9 13.8 62 36 42.2 149 27
Place of ANCa         
 Public facility 182 75.9 7.1 59 34 42.4 97 21
 Private facilities 87 40.3 38.0 107 76 29.7 183 32
 Both public and private facilities 150 59.3 28.0 97 65 33.0 141 55
Duration of stay in hospital after deliveryb         
 Less than 48 h 145 65.5 34.5 59 34 43.3 115 NA
 More than 48 h 207 81.6 18.4 88 59 33.5 197 NA
 N 424 279 145 264 264 264 88 72
  1. aIncludes home deliveries
  2. bOnly institutional deliveries