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Table 3 Catastrophic health expenditure and chronic disease

From: Association between chronic disease and catastrophic health expenditure in Korea

Variables Catastrophic health expenditure occurrence by household Catastrophic health expenditure non-occurrence by household Total p-value
Frequency % Frequency %
Neoplasm       <.0010
 No 18 0.5 3,304 99.5 3,322  
 Yes 230 6.2 3,454 93.8 3,684  
Cerebrovascular disease       <.0010
 No 212 3.2 6,515 96.8 6,727  
 Yes 36 12.9 243 87.1 279  
Ischemic heart disease       0.0021
 No 226 3.3 6,592 96.7 6,818  
 Yes 22 11.7 166 88.3 188  
Diabetes mellitus       <.0010
 No 163 2.7 5,958 97.3 6,121  
 Yes 85 9.6 800 90.4 885  
Arthritis       <.0010
 No 104 2.1 4,832 97.9 4,936  
 Yes 144 7.0 1,926 93.0 2,070  
Chronic kidney disease       0.1137
 No 239 3.4 6,729 96.6 6,972  
 Yes 9 23.6 29 76.4 34  
Hypertension       <.0010
 No 90 1.9 4,753 98.1 4,843  
 Yes 158 7.3 2,005 92.7 2,163