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Table 2 The percent of illness episodes for each illness group.

From: Household out-of-pocket payments for illness: Evidence from Vietnam

  Local leaders' classification Household expenditure quintiles Total
  Poor Medium Rich 1 (bottom) 2 3 4 5 (top)  
  % % % % % % % % %
Injuries 3.3 3.3 3.3 4.6 2.7 2.9 3.1 3.4 3.3
Communicable illnesses 65.1 60.9 59.3 62.4 62.7 60.9 62.7 58.4 61.4
Non-communicable illnesses 22.6 26.5 28.6 22.8 25.4 26.8 24.9 30.3 26.2
Other illnesses 1.5 1.4 1.2 1.2 1.4 1.0 1.7 1.6 1.4
Mix of illnesses 7.5 8.0 7.7 9.1 7.8 8.5 7.5 6.5 7.8
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Number of episodes 1 712 4 707 1 961 1 303 1 749 1 668 1 929 1 731 8 380