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Table 2 TB and MDR-TB patients’ knowledge of social-protection schemes

From: Effect of financial support on reducing the incidence of catastrophic costs among tuberculosis-affected households in Indonesia: eight simulated scenarios

Knowledge of existing social-protection scheme Type of TB P-value Having insurance P-value
TB (%) MDR-TB (%) Yes (%) No (%)
Did not know what social protection was 236 (84) 51 (80) 0.794 187 (81) 100 (88) 0.112
Knew and could name the following social-protection schemes: 46 (16) 13 (20)   45 (19) 14 (12)  
 Government aid for poor people (in general) 19 (7) 4 (6)   19 (8) 4 (4)  
 Government aid for healthcare 13 (5) 2 (3)   11 (5) 4 (4)  
 Direct government aid, cash transfera 11 (4) 1 (2)   9 (4) 3 (3)  
 Government aid for transportation costs 0 (0) 3 (5)   3 (1) 0 (0)  
 Government aid for education 1 (0) 2 (3)   2 (1) 1 (1)  
 Other government aid 0 (0) 1 (2)   0 (0) 1 (1)  
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