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Table 3 Average Per Capita Health Finance by quintiles, Bangladesh 2010

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

  Per capita consumption, gross (Tk.) Household yearly tax in (Tk.) Household yearly social health insurance in (Tk.) Household yearly private health insurance in (Tk.) Household yearly out-of-pocket health expenditure in (Tk.) Total payments in (Tk.) Per capita consumption, net of payments in (Tk.)
Lowest quintile 13,529 49 36 0.0 842 927 12,635
Standard error 62 9 9 0.0 43 47 73
2nd quintile 19,076 75 36 2 1114 1226 17,940
Standard error 34 15 8 1 89 92 63
3rd quintile 24,032 91 52 7 1378 1528 22,705
Standard error 40 15 16 5 171 173 69
4th quintile 31,690 107 63 0.0 1331 1500 30,271
Standard error 73 20 19 0.0 95 100 97
Highest quintile 61,204 192 58 0.2 1594 1844 59,424
Standard error 759 36 22 0.25 81 93 760
Total 29,907 103 49 1.8 1252 1405 28,596
standard error 238 9 7 0.93 47 49 238
  1. Note: 1 Bangladesh Taka (Tk.) equals 0.08 dollars