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Table 2 Mean incidence of catastrophic expenditure, OOPS as% of THE, GINI Coefficient and GNI per capita

From: Health financing in the African Region: 2000–2009 data analysis

Country HHICE OOPS as% of THE GINI coefficient Gross national income per capita (PPP Int.$)
Burkina Faso 20.20% 37% 39.6 1,160
Chad 12.16% 78% 39.8 1,200
Cote D’Ivoire 17.53% 78% 48.4 1,780
Congo 21.89% 53% 47.3 2,880
Comoros 33.48% 47% 64.3 1,090
Ethiopia 9.35% 37% 29.8 950
Ghana 16.99% 29% 42.8 1,540
Kenya 9.85% 44% 47.7 1,580
Mali 19.14% 53% 39 980
Mauritania 12.23% 45% 39 2,400
Mauritius 8.21% 56% 39 13,180
Malawi 7.15% 10% 39 820
Namibia 4.00% 8% 74.3 6,190
Senegal 16.18% 36% 39.2 1,860
Swaziland 9.57% 10% 50.7 5,580
South Africa 7.32% 17% 57.8 10,060
Zambia 4.59% 28% 50.7 1,410
Zimbabwe 7.19% - 50.1 500
  1. Note: Incidence of catastrophic expenditures from Saksena et al.[26]; OOPS as% of THE from World Health Statistics 2012 [11]; GINI coefficient from UNDP Human Development Report 2009 [27]; and GINI coefficient for Mauritius from CIA World Fact Book [28]; GNI per capita from World Bank databank [29].