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Table 4 Choice of provider and days lost to productivity

From: Economic costs of fever to households in the middle belt of Ghana

Variables N Total days lost Mean days lost SD Median iqr (25th–75th percentile)
Chemical seller shop 165 644 3.9 4.1 3.0 0–7.0
CHPS 15 58.5 3.9 3.9 3.0 1.0–6.0
Private clinic 92 312.8 3.4 4.1 2.0 0–5.0
Drug peddler 41 168.1 4.1 4.3 3.0 0–7.0
Herbalist 7 48.3 6.9 6.4 3.0 2.0–14
Health centre 40 220 5.5 4.5 5.0 1.5–9
Hospital 108 529.2 4.9 4.3 4.0 0–7.0
Pharmacy 13 48.1 3.7 4.7 2.0 0–4.0
Total 481 2020.2 4.2 4.3 3.0 0–7.0