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Table 1 Variables with definitions and source

From: Who pays for healthcare in Bangladesh? An analysis of progressivity in health systems financing

Variables Definitions Source
Ability to pay (ATP) Households’ yearly consumptions of food, non-food and payments towards healthcarea HIES, 2010
Food consumption Market price of food items consumed in one yeara HIES, 2010
Nonfood consumption Market price of nonfood items in one yeara HIES, 2010
Healthcare payments Gross of all payments towards healthcare, including direct tax, indirect tax, social insurance and private insurancea HIES, 2010
  1. aMeasured in Bangladesh currency Taka (Tk.). 1 Tk. = US$ 0.08