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Table 1 Population coverage by insurance group (10,000 population, coverage %)

From: Advancing universal health coverage in China and Vietnam: lessons for other countries

  Insurance groups 2008 2010 2012 2014
China UEBMI 19,996 15.1% 3735 17.7% 26,486 19.6% 28,296 20.7%
URBMI 11,826 8.9% 19,528 14.6% 27,155 20.1% 31,450 23.0%
NCMS 81,500 61.4% 83,600 62.4% 80,500 59.5% 73,600 53.8%
Total 132,802 85.4% 133,972 94.7% 135,404 99.2% 136,782 97.5%
Vietnam Compulsory 3661 43.0% 4698 54.0% 5219 58.8% 5578 61.5%
Voluntary 313 3.7% 416 4.8% 548 6.2% 756 8.3%
Total 8512 46.7% 8693 58.8% 8882 65.0% 9073 69.8%
  1. Sources: China National Economic and Social Development Statistic Report 2008–2014. China Health Statistics Yearbook 2008–2014; Health Insurance Statistics 2008–2012, 2013–2014, Vietnam Social Security