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Table 2 Proportion of households reporting illness over a 4 week recall period

From: Assessing the impoverishing effects, and factors associated with the incidence of catastrophic health care payments in Kenya

  No of Households reporting an illness Total no of households % of households reporting an illness (95% CI)
Socio-economic quintiles
 1 (Poorest) 3332 5759 57.86% (56.6–59.1%)
 2 3310 5763 57.44% (56.1–58.7%)
 3 3374 5763 58.55% (57.3–59.8%)
 4 3424 5762 59.42% (58.1–60.7%)
 5 (Richest) 3304 5762 57.34% (56.1–58.6%)
Region
 Rural 10,575 17,524 60.35% (59.62–61.07%)
 Urban 6169 11,285 54.67% (53.74–55.59%)
 Total 16,745 28,810 58.12% (57.55–58.69%)