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Table 4 Incidence of household catastrophic spending due to CNCDs

From: The economic burden of chronic non-communicable diseases in rural Malawi: an observational study

  10 % 25 % 40 %
1st Quartile (lowest SES) (n = 51) 35.3 % 23.5 % 9.8 %
2nd Quartile (n = 44) 20.5 % 11.4 % 4.5 %
3rd Quartile (n = 65) 23.1 % 7.7 % 3.1 %
4th Quartile (highest SES) (n = 84) 11.9 % 4.8 % 2.4 %
Total (n = 244) 21.3 % 10.7 % 4.5 %