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Table 3 Household-level direct treatment costs for seeking care from community medicine distributors

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 = 304) Urban (n = 166) Overall (n = 470) p-value
  Mean Median SD Mean Median SD Mean Median SD  
Total cost (UGX) 119.4 0 593.9 392.8 62.5 1,427.0 216.0 0 980.5 0.008
Total cost (USD) 0.05 0 0.25 0.16 0.03 0.59 0.09 0 0.41
  1. Source: Authors’ computations using field survey data (Exchange rate: US$1 = UGX2,400/=)