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Table 1 Choice of provider and average OOPE (the median) with PFHI coverage and no insurance

From: Effectiveness of government strategies for financial protection against costs of hospitalization Care in India

  No insurance Those with government insurance
UMPC -Rural % of total hospitalization cases treated in public hospital Average OOPE in Public Average OOPE in Private % of total hospitalization cases treated in public hospital Average OOPE in Public Average OOPE in Private
 All 50.8 3994 20,445 49.8 2848 17,493
 Poorest 67.7 2934 16,281 79.0 2175 17,480
 Poor 61.7 3958 16,581 62.7 2828 11,892
 Middle 52.6 3733 14,975 56.8 2735 17,846
 Rich 47.4 3882 18,470 40.2 2553 17,378
 Richest 29.1 6834 28,364 34.3 3871 18,756
UMPC -Urban
 All 36.1 6322 27,102 40.4 2738 19,111
 Poorest 51.6 2901 17,525 57.6 1886 13,129
 Poor 42.0 5492 20,200 47.8 1606 16,905
 Middle 33.6 5902 23,768 38.6 4293 17,672
 Rich 23.3 16,929 36,493 35.5 3262 18,705
 Richest 16.2 13,241 39,865 24.4 2614 26,009