Table 5

Poverty head count and poverty gap before and after OOP payments, Kisumu, Machakos, Isiolo and Nyeri districts

Gross of health paymentsNet of health paymentsDifference
RuralUrbanRuralUrbanRuralUrban
Kisumu
Poverty headcount (%)48.665.452.966.74.31.3
SE0.040.050.040.050.020.01
Poverty gap (Ksh)1536307717983193262116
SE155179132193
Normalised poverty gap (%)47.351.355.353.3
SE0.050.030.040.03
Normalised mean positive poverty gap (%)31.647.034.047.9
Machakos
Poverty HC (%)22.951.923.856.10.84.3
SE0.060.050.070.040.010.01
Poverty gap (Ksh)942204197121302990
SE142159137192
Normalised poverty gap (%)29.034.029.935.5
SE0.040.030.040.03
Normalised mean positive poverty gap (%)41.139.440.938.0
Isiolo
Poverty headcount (%)54.248.557.450.63.22.1
SE0.060.070.060.070.010.01
Poverty gap (Ksh)1352226814812441130173
SE5219476110
Normalised poverty gap (%)41.637.845.640.7
SE0.020.030.020.02
Normalised mean positive poverty gap (%)25.046.725.848.2
Nyeri
Poverty HC (%)14.339.517.142.42.82.9
SE0.030.070.030.070.010.01
Poverty gap (Ksh)1026207212062377180305
SE115218133350
Normalised poverty gap (%)31.534.637.139.6
SE0.040.040.040.06
Normalised mean positive poverty gap (%)71.752.570.756.0