Supporting the Universal Health Coverage Coalition
At least half of the world's 7.3 billion people still lack full coverage with essential health services
Coverage of essential health services has increased since 2000, but inequalities persist
Over 800 million people (almost 12 percent of the world's population) spent at least 10 percent of their household budgets in 2010 on out-of-pocket health expenditures
About 100 million people in 2010 fell into extreme poverty (living on $ 1.90 or less a day) because of out-of-pocket health expenditures
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