Source Categorizations Used in Care-Seeking Analysis of 24 USAID Maternal and Child Health Priority Countries

Public sectorPrivate sectorOther
Health facilities
  • Hospitals

  • Clinics

  • Health posts

  • Private clinics, hospitals, and clinicians

  • Nongovernmental and faith-based clinics

  • Traditional healers

  • Friends or family members

Community health workers and retail outlets
  • Community health workers

  • Pharmacies

  • Shops, markets

  • Abbreviation: USAID, U.S. Agency for International Development.