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Table 3 Private sector percentage availability by World Bank income group (weighted averages).

From: Availability, price and affordability of cardiovascular medicines: A comparison across 36 countries using WHO/HAI data

  Atenolol Captopril HCT Losartan Nifedipine All
  LPG OB LPG OB LPG OB LPG OB LPG OB LPG OB
  % % % % % % % % % % % %
  (n) (n) (n) (n) (n) (n) (n) (n) (n) (n)   
LI 79.7 (22) 32.5 (22) 25.9 (23) 24.0 (23) 35.5 (22) 1.7 (18) 46.0 (16) 5.7 (13) 74.8 (21) 13.0 (21) 52.3 17.0
LMI 59.1 (10) 38.9 (10) 83.5 (11) 39.4 (11) 64.3 (10) 8.9 (10) 37.8 (10) 42.9 (10) 45.6 (9) 38.6 (9) 58.8 33.9
UMI 72.3 (4) 66.8 (4) 68.5 (4) 84.4 (4) 55.5 (3) 21.7 (3) 15.0 (3) 66.7 (3) 82.1 (3) 36.9 (3) 60.1 57.7
HI 76.0 (2) 98.0 (2) 16.7 (2) 94.0 (2) 50.0 (2) 0.0 (1) 0.0 (1) 100 (1) 34.8 (2) 98.0 (2) 39.4 85.0
All 73.3 (38) 42.8 (38) 59.4 (40) 36.5 (40) 45.9 (37) 6.7 (32) 38.6 (30) 29.8 (27) 65.6 (35) 26.5 (35) 57.3 29.2
  1. Abbreviations: HCT - hydrochlorothiazide; LPG - lowest priced generic; OB - originator brand; LI - Low income; LMI - Lower middle income; UMI - Upper middle income; HI - High income.