Socioeconomic and regional disparity in the utilization of reproductive health services in Bangladesh


Although the health care system has significantly expanded in Bangladesh during the last two decades, the health status of the population has remained very poor because of the uneven distribution of services. Inequality in health exists in many forms and multiple dimensions such as age, sex, education, income, ethnicity, etc. Using data from a nationally representative sample, this study attempts to improve our understanding about the socioeconomic and regional disparity in the utilization of reproductive health services in Bangladesh.

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  • Writer Name: Abdullahel Hadi, M Showkat Gani
  • Published Date: Thursday, 02 January 2003
  • Country: Bangladesh