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DP 1995-14: Health Financing for the Rural Poor: Findings from a Survey Study

This study deals with the health care needs of rural poor in Bukidnon and Misamis Oriental. Focusing on small-scale farmers and fishermen, landless laborers, women-headed households and disadvantaged minority groups, this paper investigates their attitudes and financing behavior towards health care. The present effort may be considered descriptive rather than explanatory/hypothesis testing.

Philippine Institute for Development Studies
Authors Keywords
Costello, Michael A.; Costello, Marilou; rural poor; poverty; health facilities; demographic and location; landless people; rice farm; fertility;
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