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Table 4 Proportion of households experiencing catastrophic costs due to TB, by different thresholds ( n = 777)

From: Economic burden of tuberculosis in Tanzania: a national survey of costs faced by tuberculosis-affected households

Threshold as % of annual household expenditure Households facing catastrophic costs n (%)
(The End TB Strategy indicator)
 10% 536 (69.0)
20% 349 (44.9)
 30% 240 (30.9)
 40% 179 (23)
 50% 143 (18.4)
 60% 119 (15.3)