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Table 5 Impoverishing effects of OOP health expenditure

From: Households forgoing healthcare as a measure of financial risk protection: an application to Liberia

Poverty Line% sample households below poverty lineAbsolute change [(2)–(1)]Relative change [((2)/(1))-1]
Gross of OOP Health Expenditure (1)Net of OOP Health Expenditure (2)
Overall poverty line53.6%54.2%0.6%1.1%
Food poverty line44.1%45.7%1.6%3.6%