Table 2

Effect of user fees removal in Ghana and Burkina Faso on the probability of institutional delivery by women's education, household wealth and residence

Facility birthsCaesarean section
Coefficientp ValueCoefficientp Value
Education
 No education0.3100.0000.0110.000
 Primary0.1600.0000.0120.017
 Secondary or higher0.0600.0000.0050.568
Wealth
 Poorest0.2400.0000.0070.025
 Below average0.3400.0000.0100.004
 Average0.3300.0000.0110.013
 Above average0.2500.0000.0150.014
 Richest0.0100.551−0.0130.143
 Residence
 Rural0.3150.0000.0490.007
 Urban0.0610.0000.0110.000
  • Difference-in-difference coefficients from linear regression models controlling for women's age, children ever born, education, urban status, country fixed-effects and period fixed-effects.