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Table 2 Conceptual framework

From: Household catastrophic payments for tuberculosis care in Nigeria: incidence, determinants, and policy implications for universal health coverage

Out-of-pocket (direct) costs for tuberculosis care Economic burden Measurement tools Indicators Interpretation and implications
  Catastrophic payments (I) Percentage of direct costs exceeding 10% of the household income Incidence (%) and intensity using various income thresholds [5%, 10%, 15%, 20%, 25%] Which rates of catastrophic costs using income threshold agrees with the burden estimated using ≥40% of non-food expenditure (II)
Catastrophic payments (II) Percentage of direct costs greater than or equal to 40% of the non-food income Incidence (%) and intensity using various thresholds of non-food expenditure [≥15%, ≥25%, ≥40%] Distribution of catastrophic costs of care across patient characteristics and its determinants