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Table 5 Incidence and intensity of catastrophic payments for TB care, Nigeria 2011

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

Catastrophic payment Threshold level ( z)
  5% 10% 15% 25% 40%
Out-of-pocket TB spending: as a share of total expenditure
   Head count (%) 95 65 37 9  
   Mean gap (%) 7.5 6.0 4.6 2.1  
   Mean positive gap (%) 7.9 9.3 12.5 22.9  
as a share of non-food expenditure      
   Head count (%)    84 68 44
   Mean gap (%)    12.3 10.7 8.3
   Mean positive gap (%)    14.8 15.9 19.1