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Table 3 Factors associated with delivery care expenditure stratified by mode of delivery

From: Health care expenditure for hospital-based delivery care in Lao PDR

  Vaginal Delivery Caesarean Section
  Coef. 95% CI Coef. 95% CI
Medical expenditure     
   Family income+ - - 0.09 0.02, 0.16
   Hospital B* 10.35 8.98, 11.71 43.95 24.3, 63.6
Non-medical expenditure     
   Family income+ 0.07 0.05, 0.08 0.39 0.27, 0.51
   Hospital B* -6.79 -10.97, -2.62 - -
Total expenditure     
   Family income+ 0.06 0.04, 0.08 0.43 0.28, 0.58
   Hospital B* - - - -
  1. Coef.: Coefficient. CI: 95% Confidence Interval
  2. * Names of hospitals are not shown to protect confidentiality
  3. + Monthly income in USD
  4. Results are adjusted for education