Table 4

Intensity of catastrophic out-of-pocket payments for prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease across income group in general and specialised cardiac hospitals in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 2015.

Income groupMean positive overshoot over the 10% income threshold (%)
MeanSE95% CI§MeanSE95% CI§
Total17.62.213.1 to to 19.5
Q123.65.213.4 to 33.914.55.92.6 to 26.4
Q223.96.710.6 to to 48.9
Q314.02.68.8 to to 15.3
Q412.92.48.2 to to 16.9
Q54.81.22.4 to to 5.1
  • *Amount of OOP payments financed through means other than current income is deducted from the total OOP payment.

  • †The average amount by which households that experienced catastrophic OOP payments within the total population, Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4 and Q5 exceeded the 10% household income threshold expressed as in % as a share of household income.

  • ‡SE of the mean.

  • §95% CI for the mean.

  • OOP, out-of-pocket.