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Table 2 Household direct costs for TB care in different period or services, China 2012

From: Factors that determine catastrophic expenditure for tuberculosis care: a patient survey in China

Costs in different period(services) Hanzhong Yichang Zhenjiang ALL
Meana HHI(%)b Mean HHI(%) Mean HHI(%) Mean HHI(%)
Pre-Diagnosis 349 9.9 142 3.5 224 3.1 235 4.7
Post-Diagnosis, Pre-Treatment 15 0.4 19 0.5 55 0.8 30 0.6
In-Patient 513 14.5 409 10.1 649 9.0 522 10.5
Out-Patient 97 2.7 252 6.2 194 2.7 183 3.7
Nutrition Supplementation 166 4.7 25 0.6 373 5.2 186 3.7
Total 1140 32.2 847 20.8 1495 20.7 1156 23.3
  1. a: US$, a currency exchange rate of Chinese RMB 628 Yuan to US$100 Yuan( at the end of 2012)
  2. b: Percentage of mean annual household income