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Table 4 Share of respondents who experienced catastrophic health care expenditure, in each income quintile

From: Catastrophic health care expenditure in Myanmar: policy implications in leading progress towards universal health coverage

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Poorest2nd3rd4thRichestPoorest2nd3rd4thRichest
Equivalized basic needs line, standard WHO approach
 Catastrophic expenditure (20% threshold)22.5026.5018.0020.0017.5017.1715.8817.6018.8819.74
 Catastrophic expenditure (30% threshold)12.0014.5013.0012.0011.006.019.4411.169.8712.45
 Catastrophic expenditure (40% threshold)5.507.07.008.007.503.436.876.446.448.58
Equivalized basic needs line, modified WHO approach
 Catastrophic expenditure (20% threshold)73.0078.0045.5025.0017.5078.9777.6835.1921.4620.60
 Catastrophic expenditure (30% threshold)73.0078.0034.5017.0012.5078.9776.3925.7512.8812.88
 Catastrophic expenditure (40% threshold)73.0078.0031.0012.508.5078.9775.9718.889.449.44