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Table 1 Key institutional design aspects and their features

From: Pooling arrangements in health financing systems: a proposed classification

Nature of poolingStructure of pooling
Voluntary versus compulsory or automatic coverageSingle versus multiple pools
within multiple pools:
- territorially distinct versus territorially overlapping pools in terms of service and population coverage
- competing versus non-competing
- population segmentation versus no population segmentation
  1. Source: compiled by authors