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Table 3 Illness and contact with healthcare provider by household asset quintiles

From: Are 'Village Doctors' in Bangladesh a curse or a blessing?

Asset quintile Number of respondents % sick during 14 days preceding the survey P value No of sick individuals interviewed % contacted a healthcare provider (n) P value
Highest (Better off) 1375 42.0 0.002 156 53.2 (83) 0.095
4th 1372 40.5   152 40.8 (62)  
3rd 1240 42.7   160 52.5 (84)  
2nd 1090 46.2   138 44.9 (62)  
Lowest (poor) 1085 47.3   160 43.1 (69)  
Total 6162 43.5   766 47.0 (360)