Skip to main content

Table 2 Number of active beneficiaries entitled to benefits over timea

From: An in-depth investigation of the causes of persistent low membership of community-based health insurance: a case study of the mutual health organisation of Dar Naïm, Mauritania

  2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Registered beneficiaries 8869 9655 4894 6223 6696 7207 7054 6234 5672 4950 6311
Active beneficiaries   2281 1475 2523 3058 2481 4501 4763 3946 2598 3233
Estimated population 64,800 59486b 60,000 62,000 64,000 65,000 65,500 69,801 70,000 85,000 85,000
Effective coverage (%)   4% 2% 4% 5% 4% 7% 7% 6% 3% 4%
Beneficiaries HEF     51 200 293 452 510 598 674 736
% self-paying beneficiaries   100% 100% 98% 93% 88% 90% 89% 85% 74% 77%
Growth Ratioc (%)    −35% 71% 21% −9% 81% 6% −17% −34% 24%
  1. a The membership figures provided by the monitoring system of the MHO of Dar Naïm contain inconsistencies. Figures provided here are based on meticulous comparison of all available data
  2. b A survey done by the PSDN under supervision of the “Office National de la Statistique” in September 2003
  3. c (Number of insured Current year – Number of insured previous year) / Number of Insured previous year