HEALTH EQUITY MONITOR
Inequality in reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health (RMNCH) interventions:
A composite coverage index of RMNCH interventions captures both the provision and use of key RMNCH interventions. In a quarter of study countries, there was at least a 30 percentage point gap in composite coverage index between the richest and poorest quintiles.
27% vs. 31%represents stunting prevalence in girls vs. boys aged five years or younger in 78 low- and middle-income countriesChild malnutrition indicators: latest situation and change over time
84 vs. 61are under-five mortality rates in rural vs. urban areas of 54 low- and middle-income countriesChild mortality indicators: latest situation and change over time
Reproductive health interventions
19% vs. 35%shows contraceptive prevalence for women with no education vs. secondary or higher education in 71 low- and middle-income countriesReproductive health interventions: latest situation and change over time
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