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Table 1 Household catastrophic out-of-pocket health payments results for variable thresholds

From: Assessing catastrophic and impoverishing effects of health care payments in Uganda

  Initial thresholds
  5% 10% 15% 25%
Headcount ratio 38.0% 22.8% 15.3% 6.7%
Gap 3.8% 2.5% 1.7% 0.8%
  1. Source: Authors’ computations based on UNHS 2009/2010.
  2. Note: The parameter of aversion to inequality, γ = 0.8.