Investigating the Impact of Community Based Health Insurance Scheme among the Rural Dwellers of Sokoto State Nigeria

Garba Ibrahim Tanko, Azhar Harun, Abdullahi Hassan Gorondutse, Abdulwaheed A Salihu


Health protection seen as a method of conveying the monetary risk connected with the variety of singular's human services used by pooling expenses over the long run through prepayment and other individuals with risk pooling. The health protection approach seeks to evacuate financial boundaries to gaining a satisfactory level of health care and requires the affluent to experience the expense of support of the sick; the element of cross-subsidy is crucial. Therefore, the objective of this study was to carry out Data gathering in respect to Data screening and preliminary analysis in related to investigating the impact of community based health insurance scheme among the rural dwellers of Sokoto state Nigeria. The study employed convenience sampling techniques, equally the exercises was carried in order to suit the supposition of multivariate analysis. In view of that, an appraisal of Data is missing, identify univariate and multivariate outlier and lastly, skewness and kurtosis were checked. In addition, factor analysis through Exploratory Factor Analysis (EFA) was also carried out. Similarly, all the exercises were prepared in Statistical Package for Social Science (SPSS) software version 18, and the preliminary analysis revels convinced that the data fulfill the condition of multivariate analysis. The findings will give an insight into further analysis its hope to provide an understanding of how and why this may be diversified in a perspective rising environment.

DOI: 10.5901/mjss.2015.v6n1s1p145

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