Thursday, November 21 / 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Elgon Hall

Session 93
Health Insurance and Access to Basic Health Care

Chair: Francis O. Onyango, Population Council
Discussant: Abdhalah K. Ziraba, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

1. Level and Correlates of Health Insurance Coverage in Nigeria: Evidence from 2013 Nigeria Demographic and Health Survey.Oluwatobi Alawode, Department of Sociology, University of Florida.

2. Unawareness of Health Insurance Expiration Status among Women of Reproductive-Age in Northern Ghana: Implications for Achieving Universal Health CoverageEdmund Kanmiki; Ayaga Bawah, Regional Institute for Population Studies; Patrick Asuming, University of Ghana; Koku Awoonor-Williams, Ghana Health Service; James F. Phillips, Heilbrunn Department of Population and Family Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA.

3. Assessing the Correlates of Non-Utilisation of Healthcare Services among Adolescents in South Africa:Does Family Structure Matter?Khuthala Mabetha; Nicole De Wet- Billings, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg; Clifford O. Odimegwu, University of the Witwatersrand.

4. La non couverture par l'assurance maladie de la population togolaise: essai d'explication*Kondo Tokpovi Vénunyé Claude, INSEED TOGO.

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