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Table 1 Demographic information of case study households

From: Affordability, availability and acceptability barriers to health care for the chronically ill: Longitudinal case studies from South Africa

Livelihood status Household Pseudonym Age of household head Number of household members Description of household structure Chronic illness cases Grants
Vulnerable Silinda 49 8 Husband and wife (30 yrs), 3 sons/daughters (30-24 yrs), daughter in law (24 yrs), 3 grandchildren (7-yrs)   2 child support grants
Highly vulnerable Nzima 37 2 Husband and wife (30 yrs) Khulekani HV1  
Highly vulnerable Khosa 59 14 Mother, 9 sons/daughters (30 – 7 yrs), 4 grandchildren (4-1 yrs) Essie HV4 1 disability, 3 child support grants
Highly vulnerable Thobela 48 11 Husband and wife (47 yrs), 8 sons/daughters (27-12 yrs), 1 grandchild (8 yrs) Bohani HV8, Sipho HV14 1 pension, 2 child support grant
Highly vulnerable Whatty unknown 9 Husband and wife (40 yrs), 7 children (20-5 yrs)   2 child support grants
Highly vulnerable Nkuna 68 8 Husband and wife (53 yrs), 5 sons/daughters (24-11 yrs), 1 grandchild (6 yrs) Florah HV5, Elphas HV13  
Highly vulnerable Manzini 49 4 Husband and wife (47 yrs), 1 daughter (18 yrs), 1 grandchild (2 yrs) Phumuzile HV7, Ernest HV15 1 child support grant
Highly vulnerable Mkhonto 42 6 Husband and wife(36 yrs), 4 sons/daughters (11-1 yrs) Kulani HV3 2 pensions, 1 child support grant
Vulnerable Mafuyeka 48 10 Mother, 6 sons/daughters (27-10 yrs), 3 grandchildren (7-5 yrs)   3 child support grants
Highly vulnerable Tshabetha 69 13 Husband and wife (53 yrs), 7 sons/daughters (32-15 yrs), 4 grandchildren (12-4 yrs) Railinah HV2, Philemon HV9, Jafeth HV11, Lindiwe HV12 1 pension
Highly vulnerable Mhlanga 20 8 6 brothers/sisters (20-7 yrs), 2 sons/daughters (1 yrs) Decan HV10 2 child support grants
Highly vulnerable Sibuyi 38 4 Mother, 3 children (17-9 yrs) Esther HV 16 1 child support grant
Highly vulnerable Mnisi 46 5 Mother, 3 sons/daughters (30-16 yrs), 1 grandchild (11 yrs) Polile HV6 1 disability grant
Secure Makukule 83 11 Husband and wife (80 yrs), 4 sons/daughters (39-24 yrs), 5 grandchildren (19-1 yrs) Nonhlanhla S29, S34 2 child support grants
Secure Sithole unknown 14 Husband and wife (40 yrs), 5 sons/daughters (15-1 yrs), sister/brother-in-law, nephews/nieces   1 disability grant
Secure Zitha 70 3 Mother, 2 sons (32 yrs, 25 yrs) Phinias S30, Precious S33 1 pension
Secure Ndlazi 54 14 Husband and wife (50 yrs), 7 sons/daughter (33-18 yrs), 4 grandchild (11-4 yrs) Dorcus S31  
Vulnerable Zitha 58 8 Mother, 4 sons/daughters (33-16 yrs), 3 grandchildren (16-1 yrs)   1 child support grant
Secure Ngwenya 77 3 Mother, 1 grandchild (24 yrs), 1 great-grandchild (4 yrs) Ruth S32 2 child support grants
Highly vulnerable Dlamini 52 4 Father, 3 sons/daughters (22-18 yrs)   
Secure Madonsela 73 12 Mother, son (54 yrs) and wife, daughter (35 yrs), 9 grandchildren (23-5 yrs) Khensani S28, Sbusiso S35 1 pension, 1 child support grant
Vulnerable Mathebula 50 13 Husband and wife (38 yrs), mother in law (85 yrs), 10 sons/daughters (26-1 yrs) Nomsa V17 2 child support grants
Highly vulnerable Godi 55 2 Husband and wife (51 yrs)   
Vulnerable Mlambo 39 7 Mother, 2 sons/daughter (39-33 yrs), 3 grandchildren (10-2 yrs)   2 child support grants
Vulnerable Magemezulu 56 6 Husband and wife (56 yrs), 2 sons/daughters (22 yrs, 18 yrs), 1 grandchild (14 yrs), Johannes V22 1 child support grant
Vulnerable Gumede 43 21 Husband and wife (27 yrs), 4 brothers/sisters (38-27 yrs) 4 sons/daughers (13-1 yrs), others Lungile V18 1 child support grant
Vulnerable Sondlana 46 7 Husband and wife (45 yrs), 5 sons/daughers (25-3 yrs) Glory V19, Clifford V24 2 disability grants, 1 pension
Vulnerable Ndubane 60 12 Husband and wife (54 yrs), 4 sons/daughters (28-13 yrs), 6 grandchildren (13-1 yrs) Losta V20, Nkukueko V23, Freddy V26, Glory V27 1 disability grant
Vulnerable Siwela 66 4 Mother, 1 daughter (41 yrs), 2 grandchildren (19 yrs, 15 yrs) Vusi V21, Nancy V25