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Table 11 Estimates of shares of households with catastrophic health expenditure in 2007 and 2010 (%)

From: Promoting universal financial protection: health insurance for the poor in Georgia – a case study

  2007 2010
  HUES HBS HUES HBS
Poorest 17.7 11.6 27.0 13.3
2 nd quintile 12.0 6.3 27.9 9.8
3 rd quintile 10.1 4.5 24.2 7.2
4 th quintile 8.4 3.8 24.5 5.8
Richest 10.3 3.7 20.6 6.4
MIP    22.4  
Non-MIP    35.2  
Total 11.7 6.0 24.8 8.5
  1. Source: Authors estimates for HUES 2007/2010; Rukhadze and Goginashvili for HBS [32].