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Table 5 Type of antenatal care services used by standard of living index (SLI) quartiles in the population-based sample

From: A population-based study of human immunodeficiency virus in south India reveals major differences from sentinel surveillance-based estimates

   SLI quartiles (score range)
Antenatal care services used Total I (up to 16), n (%) II (17–22), n (%) III (23–29), n (%) IV (30 or more), n (%)
Public-sector hospitals* 152 68 (44.7) 46 (30.3) 28 (18.4) 10 (6.6)
Other options† 570 144 (25.3) 140 (24.6) 159 (27.9) 127 (22.3)
   Private health facility 512 112 (21.9) 121 (23.6) 153 (29.9) 126 (24.6)
   Other public-sector facilities 14 6 (42.9) 4 (28.6) 4 (28.6) 0
   Checkup at home 8 7 (87.5) 1 (12.5) 0 0
   No checkup 36 19 (52.8) 14 (38.9) 2 (5.6) 1 (2.8)
Data not available 55 15 (27.3) 24 (43.6) 11 (20) 5 (9.1)
Total 777 227 (29.2) 210 (27.0) 198 (25.5) 142 (18.3)
  1. *This category includes public-sector hospitals that are covered by sentinel surveillance.
  2. †This category includes options that are not covered by sentinel surveillance, including small public-sector health facilities such as primary health centres and subcentres.