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Table 3 Changes in ANC, institutional delivery, and PNC use, by household wealth

From: Impact of a maternal health voucher scheme on institutional delivery among low income women in Pakistan

  Pre-intervention
(2008)
%
(n = 681)
(1)
Post-intervention
(2009)
%
(n = 742)
(2)
p-value for chi-square test
(3)
ANC (3+ visits)    
Wealth quintiles    
   Fifth/poorest 34.1 51.4 < 0.01
   Fourth 50.4 62.9 < 0.05
   Third 61.3 81.4 < 0.001
   Second 72.7 87.7 < 0.01
   First/least poor 85.9 91.1 NS
Institutional Delivery    
Wealth quintiles    
   Fifth/poorest 31.8 53.5 < 0.001
   Fourth 48.1 47.0 NS
   Third 63.5 70.7 NS
   Second 73.4 76.1 NS
   First/least poor 84.6 87.0 NS
PNC    
Wealth quintiles    
   Fifth/poorest 12.1 22.9 < 0.05
   Fourth 17.0 27.8 < 0.05
   Third 33.6 40.0 NS
   Second 38.3 46.4 NS
   First/least poor 46.3 58.6 < 0.05
  1. NS = not significant