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Table 2 Demographics of patients consulting the doctor for acute and chronic conditions, Tajikistan, 2016

From: Out of pocket expenditures of patients with a chronic condition consulting a primary care provider in Tajikistan: a cross-sectional household survey

VariablesAcuteChronicTotal
Number of respondents 361(40%)539(60%)900(100%)
GenderFemale270(75%)414(77%)684(76%)
Male91(25%)125(23%)216(24%)
Median age355045
Median number of years of education9–119–119–11
BBPnot covered99(27%)171(32%)270(30%)
covered262(73%)368(68%)630(70%)
RegionKhatlon125(35%)291(54%)416(46%)
RRS236(65%)248(46%)484(54%)
SES0–20% Poorest81(22%)147(27%)228(25%)
20–40% Poor71(20%)133(25%)204(23%)
40–60% Middle69(19%)102(19%)171(19%)
60–80% Wealthy68(19%)91(17%)159(18%)
80–100% Most wealthy72(20%)64(12%)136(15%)
Median number of visits to a FD in the past 12 months354