Immunization in India 1993-1999: wealth, gender, and regional inequalities revisited.

@article{Gaudin2006ImmunizationII,
  title={Immunization in India 1993-1999: wealth, gender, and regional inequalities revisited.},
  author={Sylvestre Gaudin and Abdo S Yazbeck},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={62 3},
  pages={694-706}
}
Previously published evidence from the 1992-1993 Indian National Family and Health Survey (NFHS) on the state of childhood immunization showed the importance of analyzing immunization outcomes beyond national averages. Reported total system failure (no immunization for all) in some low performance areas suggested that improvements in immunization levels may come with a worsening of the distribution of immunization based on wealth. In this paper, using the second wave of the NFHS (1998-1999), we… CONTINUE READING