Codes and Frequencies
INSBPL indicates whether the respondent is covered by a health insurance plan targeting households below the poverty line.
Comparability — Index
INSBPL has no comparability problems.
Comparability - Standard DHS
INSBPL is part of a series of questions on insurance coverage, which is included in Phase V forward of the standard DHS questionnaire. INSBPL is a country-specific response category.
Comparability — India [top]
The 2015 India survey includes "Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana" as a response category. This is a government-funded health insurance plan that initially targeted households below the poverty line, but it has been expanded to cover other unorganized workers, such as miners, sanitation workers, and rickshaw pullers).
- India 2015: All women age 15-49.