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Table 6 Share of OOPPs in each income quintile that is spent on each service: equivalized basic needs line, standard WHO approach (Partial normative food spending method)

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

Percentage of each income quintile that is spent on each service20132015
MedicinesMedical productsOutpatient careDentalTravelInpatient careMedicinesMedical productsOutpatient careDentalTravelInpatient care
Catastrophic expenditure (20% threshold)Poorest52.601.4120.320.002.3623.3235.120.1443.430.211.6219.47
2nd51.260.0029.360.141.6217.6321.540.3831.490.002.1144.49
3rd46.040.0022.801.901.8227.4422.020.9038.480.006.0732.53
4th48.280.0238.060.001.9611.6925.913.9028.760.064.3837.00
Richest54.130.1119.560.001.6524.5527.070.0021.430.013.6547.84
Catastrophic expenditure (30% threshold)Poorest46.462.0219.950.002.2029.3716.160.0057.040.001.1725.64
2nd50.860.0025.560.191.9521.4418.340.0031.200.002.1948.26
3rd45.010.0019.262.221.4632.0617.301.1239.190.005.9936.40
4th48.170.0137.430.000.8213.5824.494.8323.980.003.3943.32
Richest52.210.1417.000.001.9028.7526.510.0016.560.003.4153.52
Catastrophic expenditure (40% threshold)Poorest38.193.3527.710.002.8827.867.860.0067.670.001.7522.73
2nd42.950.0022.430.000.9533.6712.110.0030.540.002.5354.82
3rd36.400.0020.983.352.0537.2121.020.1041.680.002.4934.72
4th40.950.0142.350.000.9515.7424.645.2418.610.002.9648.54
Richest48.940.1716.490.002.3332.0724.920.0013.470.002.7358.89