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Table 2 Effects of health spending on impoverishment in rural China, 2008

From: Measuring financial protection for health in families with chronic conditions in Rural China

  Total families sampled Pre-payment poverty measure (%) Post-payment poverty measure (%) Percentage point change (%)
Families with chronic patients 13,990 14.25 24.78 10.53
Families without chronic patients 25,025 15.63 20.79 5.16