Study

The table below lists all the studies included in our review, the country and tool considered, and our summary of the reported impact. By clicking on the grey arrows next to each title, you can sort by author, country considered, health financing tool and goal.

By using the search box at the top right, you can restrict your view to a particular country, author or tool.

Clicking on any author will take you to a summary of the study, while clicking on any country will take you a summary of the indicators used for that country.

Legend: (the various colours...)

 Evidence for
 Some evidence for
 No evidence of impact
 Some evidence against
 Evidence against
 Not considered
Title Country Health Financing Tool Equity Poverty Quality Quantity Revenue
Witter 2013 Sudan User fee reduction/elimination not considered some evidence against some evidence against evidence for evidence against
Atinga 2012 Ghana National/government-run health insurance not considered not considered some evidence for some evidence for evidence for
Belaid 2012 Burkina Faso User fee reduction/elimination no evidence of impact not considered evidence against some evidence for not considered
Carasso 2012 Zambia User fee reduction/elimination not considered not considered some evidence against evidence for not considered
De Allegri 2012 Burkina Faso User fee reduction/elimination some evidence for not considered not considered no evidence of impact not considered
Dhillon 2012 Rwanda Community-based health insurance evidence for not considered not considered evidence for not considered
Johnson 2012 Mali User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered evidence against evidence against evidence against not considered
Lagarde 2012 User fee reduction/elimination some evidence against not considered not considered evidence for not considered
Parmar 2012 Burkina Faso Community-based health insurance not considered evidence for not considered not considered not considered
Rajkotia 2012 Ghana National/government-run health insurance evidence for not considered not considered not considered not considered
Richardson 2012 Moldova National/government-run health insurance some evidence against no evidence of impact not considered no evidence of impact not considered
Robyn 2012 Burkina Faso Community-based health insurance not considered not considered not considered some evidence for not considered
Robyn 2012 Burkina Faso Community-based health insurance not considered not considered no evidence of impact evidence for not considered
Spaan 2012 Community-based health insurance some evidence for evidence for some evidence for evidence for no evidence of impact
Spaan 2012 Private health insurance no evidence of impact no evidence of impact no evidence of impact no evidence of impact no evidence of impact
Spaan 2012 Private health insurance no evidence of impact no evidence of impact no evidence of impact no evidence of impact no evidence of impact
Ageypong 2011 Ghana National/government-run health insurance some evidence for not considered not considered not considered not considered
Ageypong 2011 Ghana User fee reduction/elimination some evidence against not considered not considered not considered not considered
Chuma 2012 Kenya User fee maintenance/increase/implementation evidence against evidence against not considered not considered not considered
De Allegri 2011 Burkina Faso User fee reduction/elimination not considered not considered not considered some evidence for not considered
Garcia-Diaz 2011 Mexico National/government-run health insurance not considered evidence for not considered not considered not considered
Gustafson-Wright 2011 Namibia National/government-run health insurance evidence against some evidence for some evidence for some evidence for not considered
Hadley 2011 Zambia User fee reduction/elimination not considered not considered some evidence for no evidence of impact not considered
Nimpagaritse 2011 Burundi User fee reduction/elimination not considered not considered evidence against no evidence of impact evidence against
Orem 2011 Uganda User fee reduction/elimination evidence for evidence against no evidence of impact evidence for not considered
Ponsar 2011 User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered no evidence of impact evidence for evidence for not considered
Ponsar 2011 User fee reduction/elimination not considered some evidence against evidence for evidence for not considered
Ridde 2011 Niger User fee reduction/elimination not considered evidence for evidence for evidence for some evidence against
Saksena 2011 Rwanda National/government-run health insurance some evidence against some evidence for not considered evidence for not considered
Sepehri 2011 Vietnam National/government-run health insurance not considered some evidence for not considered not considered not considered
Steinhardt 2011 Afghanistan User fee reduction/elimination not considered not considered no evidence of impact evidence for no evidence of impact
Dekker 2010 Uganda Community-based health insurance not considered evidence for evidence for not considered not considered
Dekker 2010 Uganda Private health insurance not considered evidence for evidence for not considered not considered
Devadasan 2010 India Community-based health insurance not considered not considered not considered evidence for not considered
Johar 2010 Indonesia National/government-run health insurance not considered not considered not considered some evidence against not considered
Kalk 2010 Rwanda Community-based health insurance not considered not considered evidence for evidence for not considered
Koch 2010 South Africa National/government-run health insurance not considered some evidence against not considered not considered not considered
Masiye 2010 Zambia User fee reduction/elimination evidence for not considered some evidence for evidence for some evidence against
Ansah 2009 Ghana User fee reduction/elimination not considered not considered no evidence of impact no evidence of impact not considered
Axelson 2009 Vietnam National/government-run health insurance not considered some evidence for not considered some evidence for not considered
Dong 2009 Burkina Faso Community-based health insurance not considered not considered not considered not considered not considered
Gnawali 2009 Burkina Faso National/government-run health insurance not considered evidence against not considered some evidence against not considered
Kutzin 2009 Kyrgyz Republic National/government-run health insurance evidence for evidence for not considered evidence for some evidence for
Onwujekwe 2009 Nigeria Community-based health insurance evidence against some evidence for some evidence against evidence for not considered
Polonsky 2009 Armenia Community-based health insurance evidence for some evidence against evidence for evidence for not considered
Wagstaff 2009 China National/government-run health insurance not considered not considered some evidence for not considered some evidence against
Witter 2009 Ghana National/government-run health insurance not considered not considered not considered not considered not considered
Arredondo 2008 Mexico National/government-run health insurance not considered some evidence against not considered not considered not considered
Basaza 2008 Uganda Community-based health insurance some evidence against not considered not considered not considered not considered
Chankova 2008 National/government-run health insurance not considered some evidence for not considered evidence for not considered
Franco 2008 Mali Community-based health insurance some evidence against some evidence for not considered evidence for not considered
Lagarde 2008 User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered not considered evidence for evidence against not considered
Lagarde 2008 User fee reduction/elimination not considered not considered evidence against evidence for not considered
Nabyonga-Orem 2008 Uganda User fee reduction/elimination not considered not considered some evidence for evidence against not considered
Quimbo 2008 Philippines National/government-run health insurance not considered no evidence of impact not considered not considered not considered
Smith 2008 Mali Community-based health insurance not considered no evidence of impact not considered evidence for not considered
Smith 2008 Senegal Community-based health insurance not considered evidence for not considered some evidence for not considered
Smith 2008 Ghana Community-based health insurance not considered evidence for not considered no evidence of impact not considered
Unger 2008 Costa Rica National/government-run health insurance evidence for some evidence for not considered evidence for not considered
Yu 2008 Malaysia National/government-run health insurance evidence for not considered not considered not considered not considered
Yu 2008 Malaysia Private health insurance evidence for not considered not considered not considered not considered
Yu 2008 Malaysia Taxation evidence for not considered not considered not considered not considered
Yu 2008 Malaysia Taxation evidence against not considered not considered not considered not considered
Yu 2008 Malaysia User fee maintenance/increase/implementation evidence for not considered not considered not considered not considered
Asfaw 2007 Senegal Private health insurance some evidence against some evidence for not considered evidence for not considered
Basaza 2007 Uganda National/government-run health insurance not considered some evidence against not considered not considered not considered
Blanchard-Horan 2007 Uganda Community-based health insurance not considered some evidence for some evidence for some evidence for not considered
Ekman 2007 Zambia National/government-run health insurance not considered no evidence of impact not considered not considered not considered
Kondo 2007 Zambia National/government-run health insurance some evidence for not considered not considered evidence for not considered
Kondo 2007 Zambia Equity funds/Prepayment schemes not considered not considered not considered evidence for not considered
Msuya 2007 Tanzania Community-based health insurance some evidence against no evidence of impact not considered evidence for not considered
Ranson 2007 India Community-based health insurance no evidence of impact some evidence for not considered no evidence of impact not considered
Ruiz 2007 Colombia National/government-run health insurance not considered some evidence against not considered evidence for not considered
Witter 2007 Ghana User fee reduction/elimination not considered some evidence for no evidence of impact evidence for some evidence against
Xu 2007 Uganda User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered evidence against not considered not considered not considered
De Allegri 2006 Burkina Faso Community-based health insurance not considered not considered not considered not considered not considered
Dixon 2006 National/government-run health insurance some evidence against not considered not considered not considered not considered
Dixon 2006 Private health insurance not considered not considered not considered some evidence against not considered
Dixon 2006 Taxation not considered not considered some evidence against evidence against not considered
Dixon 2006 User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered not considered not considered evidence against not considered
Dror 2006 Philippines Community-based health insurance evidence for not considered some evidence for not considered not considered
Frenk 2006 Mexico National/government-run health insurance some evidence for some evidence for some evidence for some evidence for some evidence for
Jacobs 2006 Cambodia Equity funds/Prepayment schemes not considered not considered not considered evidence for evidence for
Obermann 2006 Philippines National/government-run health insurance some evidence for some evidence against some evidence for evidence against not considered
Ranson 2006 India Community-based health insurance some evidence against not considered not considered some evidence against not considered
Xu 2006 Uganda User fee reduction/elimination no evidence of impact no evidence of impact not considered some evidence for some evidence against
Yates 2006 Uganda User fee reduction/elimination not considered evidence for not considered evidence for not considered
Amone 2005 Uganda User fee reduction/elimination evidence against evidence against not considered evidence for evidence for
Dror 2005 Philippines Community-based health insurance not considered not considered not considered evidence for not considered
Kalk 2005 Rwanda Community-based health insurance some evidence for not considered not considered some evidence for some evidence for
Nabyonga 2005 Uganda User fee reduction/elimination evidence for some evidence for no evidence of impact evidence for not considered
Suraratdecha 2005 Thailand National/government-run health insurance not considered evidence against no evidence of impact no evidence of impact not considered
Suraratdecha 2005 Thailand Equity funds/Prepayment schemes not considered some evidence for some evidence against no evidence of impact not considered
Trujillo 2005 Colombia National/government-run health insurance some evidence for not considered not considered evidence for not considered
Asfaw 2004 Ethiopia User fee maintenance/increase/implementation evidence against evidence against not considered evidence against not considered
Barber 2004 Cambodia User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered some evidence for not considered evidence for evidence for
Devadasan 2004 India Community-based health insurance not considered not considered not considered evidence for not considered
Ekman 2004 Community-based health insurance some evidence against some evidence for some evidence for evidence for some evidence for
Hardeman 2004 Cambodia User fee reduction/elimination not considered evidence against not considered some evidence for not considered
Jacobs 2004 Cambodia User fee maintenance/increase/implementation some evidence against some evidence against some evidence for no evidence of impact not considered
Jutting 2004 Senegal National/government-run health insurance evidence for evidence for not considered evidence for not considered
Palmer 2004 Community-based health insurance some evidence against not considered no evidence of impact some evidence for not considered
Palmer 2004 National/government-run health insurance not considered not considered no evidence of impact not considered not considered
Palmer 2004 User fee maintenance/increase/implementation no evidence of impact not considered some evidence for evidence against not considered
Criel 2003 Guinea National/government-run health insurance evidence for not considered not considered not considered not considered
Ridde 2003 Burkina Faso User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered not considered not considered evidence against some evidence against
Trujillo 2003 Colombia National/government-run health insurance not considered not considered not considered not considered not considered
Meuwissen 2002 Niger User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered not considered some evidence against evidence against evidence for
Segall 2002 Vietnam User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered evidence against not considered evidence against not considered
Blas 2001 Zambia User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered not considered not considered evidence against not considered
Kipp 2001 Uganda User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered not considered not considered some evidence against some evidence for
Wilkinson 2001 South Africa User fee reduction/elimination not considered not considered some evidence against some evidence for not considered
Barrientos 2000 Private health insurance evidence against not considered not considered no evidence of impact no evidence of impact
Gilson 2000 User fee maintenance/increase/implementation some evidence against some evidence for not considered some evidence for not considered
Fabricant 1999 Sierra Leone User fee maintenance/increase/implementation evidence against evidence against not considered not considered not considered
Nyonator 1999 Ghana User fee maintenance/increase/implementation evidence against not considered not considered evidence against evidence for
Criel 1997 Congo, Dem. Rep. of Community-based health insurance some evidence against not considered not considered evidence for evidence for
Gilson 1997 User fee maintenance/increase/implementation evidence against some evidence against some evidence for evidence against some evidence for
Haddad 1995 Congo, Dem. Rep. of User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered not considered evidence for evidence against not considered
Mbugua 1995 Kenya User fee maintenance/increase/implementation evidence against evidence against not considered evidence against not considered
Mwabu 1995 Kenya User fee maintenance/increase/implementation evidence against not considered no evidence of impact evidence against some evidence for
Noterman 1995 Congo, Dem. Rep. of Community-based health insurance not considered not considered not considered evidence for not considered
Akashi 2004 Cambodia User fee maintenance/increase/implementation not considered no evidence of impact evidence for evidence for evidence for