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Table 1 Shop and facility characteristics

From: Accessibility, availability and affordability of anti-malarials in a rural district in Kenya after implementation of a national subsidy scheme

  Shops Private
clinicsa
Public
facilities
Total 85 12 13
Open on Saturday 41 9 5
Open on Sunday 18 6 4
Open after 7 pm weekdays 4 0 0
Mean number of staff 1.4 2.2 3.2
Mean No. of anti-malarials in stock 2.8 2.4 2.8
Mean No. of anti-malarials out of stock 2.3 1.6  
AL in stock 37 6 13
SP in stock 48 7 7b
Artemisinin monotherapy in stock 4 1 0
Experience regular stockouts of all anti-malarials 40 3 5
Out of stock of all anti-malarials on day of survey 7 0 0
Mean price of AL 210 Ksh 175 Ksh -c
  1. a. Private clinic is defined as a retailer with the word 'clinic' in the name
  2. b. SP is used for IPTp in public facilities
  3. c. AL is free in public health facilities