Table 1

Characteristics of the study sample with population weights

ArgentinaChinaGhanaIndiaIndonesiaKenyaLebanonMexicoMoroccoNigeriaSenegalSouth Africa12 countries average
N%N%N%N%N%N%N%N%N%N%N%N%
N respondents11531422104813211179110610031239112411661019106913 849
Sociodemographics
 Age
  18–29248223822748546466353613144640298303813133530623533213138536473034
  30–49394345974233832552424603942438440444964048243402353313347845539439
  50+511444443122622303233583023621265263622930727141123673620619372527
 Female601526464543942680516135251747464466034956951416365765758455670848
 Rural706538384834680561682588487710711214174494035330%59959%35433550140
 Secondary or more education6605710237272069545416485538535638647846345541946812052095389796357
 Good self-rated health status90278106175894858006171060760698338395677658591006865395388082999872
Experience with the healthcare system
No visits to the health system in the past year338296374545343455344744037434461463472847142398345265232330525638
 N visits in the past year (mean/SD)3.13.22.12.81.82.43.63.62.53.02.53.01.82.43.03.12.73.32.42.72.03.02.93.22.63.1
 Last visit was to a private facility409502383027146492575097230041342633283726641428562354821929403647
 Has health insurance811709466762860488375334540136445447436053047437373513431329662548
Perceptions of the healthcare system
 Last visit was high quality698864625954391549634716752772409756126932049658863998159980624673
 Ever experienced discrimination197174613222722324243783229727215212742241537267233583522221363526
 High rating of poor quality607536724753351723556455538635551556104945841604525185151348681949
 Very confident could receive effective care300262942152050276212862450245328332722220919624543543548445444932
 Agrees system works pretty well339293792723823368284884130828370372982428926353302932937735410030
  • The denominator is all respondents who visited a healthcare facility in the past 12 months. See online supplementary appendix 1 for the full survey instrument.