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Table 3 Livelihood status of case study households by expenditure quintile from household survey

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

  Expenditure quintiles (Monthly household expenditure range in brackets)
Livelihood status Poorest Quintile (US$0–8) 2 (US$9–15) 3 (US$16–22) 4 (US$23–38) 5 (US$38+)
Highly vulnerable 9 2 2   No case
Vulnerable   5 3 2 study
Secure   2   5 households
  1. Source: Case study & household survey data