"The absence of systematic or potentially remediable differences in health status, access to health care and health-enhancing environments, and treatment in one or more aspects of health across populations or population groups defined socially, economically, demographically or geographically within and across countries." (WHO Operational Framework)
Equity in Distribution of Health Workers
Equity in coverage and access looks at the distribution of health worker density between urban and rural areas
Perceived Access Barriers Due to Cost
Equity in access looks at the difference in perceived financial barriers to care between the highest and lowest levels of wealth.
Equity in Coverage of RMNCH Services
Equity in coverage indicates the difference in effective coverage of maternal and child health care services based on a mother's level of education.