TABLE 2.

Reasons Why 2018 Zambia Demographic and Health Survey Respondents Reported Not Accessing Surgical Health Care in Zambia

MenWomenTotalPopulation, %
Did not trust the operation would make me better78150.06
Fear of care68140.05
Could not reach the doctor77140.05
It was not needed anymore113140.05
Could not afford the operation47110.04
Spouse/family would not let me go55100.04
Could not afford to get to the hospital3350.02
Was too far to get to the hospital3140.02
Could not afford time off work1230.01
Other48120.05
Sum41611020.40