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Table 1 Distribution of financial cost and average annual economic cost per LLIN delivered by the Ghana LLIN campaign

From: Evaluation of a universal long-lasting insecticidal net (LLIN) distribution campaign in Ghana: cost effectiveness of distribution and hang-up activities

  Total financial cost Average annual economic cost
  USD (2012 prices) % USD (2012 prices) %
LLINs, transport & storage 5.38 79.1 1.90 65.4
  LLINs 4.96 72.9 1.75 60.4
  Non-LLIN materials 0.36 5.3 0.13 4.3
  Transport & storage 0.06 0.9 0.02 0.7
Household registration phase 0.21 3.1 0.17 5.7
  Regional planning & training of trainers 0.03 0.5 0.02 0.5
  Training of volunteers 0.03 0.5 0.02 0.8
  Registration exercise 0.09 1.3 0.10 3.3
  Supervision 0.06 0.8 0.03 1.1
LLIN distribution (including hang-up) 0.32 4.8 0.38 12.9
  Logistics training 0.05 0.7 0.02 0.7
  Training of volunteers 0.10 1.5 0.06 2.1
  Hang-up exercise - - 0.20 6.9
  Supervision 0.17 2.6 0.09 3.3
Information, education & communication 0.17 2.5 0.10 3.4
  Social mobilization 0.11 1.6 0.04 1.4
  Keep-up planning & supervision 0.01 0.2 0.01 0.5
  IEC materials & activities 0.05 0.7 0.04 1.6
Overheads 0.43 6.3 0.15 5.3
Total provider cost 6.51   2.69  
Household-level costs 0.29 4.3 0.21 7.3
  Contribution to volunteers 0.29 4.3 0.10 3.5
  Waiting time - - 0.11 3.7
Total societal cost 6.80   2.90  
  1. Costs are presented in USD 2012 prices and summarized across all three regions (Brong Ahafo, Central & Western).