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Table 2 Share of Public Sector in Hospital Stays and Outpatient Visits for Major NCDs in India, 1995-96 and 2004

From: The Economic impact of Non-communicable Diseases on households in India

Disease Category Hospital Stays
(percent of total)
Outpatient Visits
(percent of total)
  1995-96 2004 1995-96 2004
All Cause 44.0 40.7 14.5 18.0
All NCD 44.0 39.7 14.0 19.7
Heart Disease 37.8 39.2 17.9 26.0
Hypertension 35.7 29.5 12.8 19.5
Diabetes 38.5 32.0 18.4 18.2
Cancer 52.7 48.7 24.2 31.6
Asthma 40.7 45.0 13.4 21.9
Injuries 52.1 44.3 17.6 23.5
  1. Source: Authors' estimates using National Sample Survey data for 1995-96 and 2004