Table 2

Effects of health spending on impoverishment in rural China, 2008
Total families sampled Pre-payment poverty measure (%) Post-payment poverty measure (%) Percentage point change (%)
Families with chronic patients 13,990 14.25 24.78 10.53
Families without chronic patients 25,025 15.63 20.79 5.16

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Jiang et al. BMC Public Health 2012 12:988   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-988

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