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Table 7 Disaggregation of impoverishment headcount

From: What has been the progress in addressing financial risk in Uganda? Analysis of catastrophe and impoverishment due to health payments

Disaggregation variable 2005/06 2009/10 2012/13 2016/17
Total 5.2 4.5 3.2 2.7
Socio-economic status quintiles
 Poorest 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
 Second poorest 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
 Middle 16.7 18.6 0.0 11.0
 Second richest 8.3 2.5 14.9 2.5
 Richest 1.0 1.5 1.2 0.0
Residence
 Rural 5.6 4.9 2.9 3.1
 Urban 2.9 2.2 4.1 1.6
Region
 Central 5.4 3.4 4.8 2.5
 Eastern 5.2 5.3 2.0 2.5
 Northern 2.7 4.4 2.7 3.0
 Western 6.9 4.9 3.4 3.0
  1. Source: Authors’ computation based on the UNHS 2005/06-2016/17 data