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Table 2 Household-level direct treatment costs for seeking care at health centre

From: Household health care-seeking costs: experiences from a randomized, controlled trial of community-based malaria and pneumonia treatment among under-fives in eastern Uganda

Variable Rural (n = 159) Urban (n = 123) Overall (n = 282) p-value
Cost (UGX) Mean Median SD Mean Median SD Mean Median SD  
Transport 257.9 0 797.3 1,417.1 1,000 2,276.6 763.5 0 1,714.5 <0.0001
Other cost 120.1 0 350.9 108.1 0 269.7 114.9 0 317.6 0.573
Total 378.0 0 916.9 1,525.2 1,000 2,296.8 878.4   1,757.2 <0.0001
Total (US$) 0.16 0 0.38 0.64 0.42 0.96 0.37 0 0.73 <0.0001
  1. Note (Exchange rate US$1 = UGX2,400/=)