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Table 2 Bottom-up unit costs (2021 USD) of outpatient visit and inpatient admissions by illness, children under 5 in Uganda (2013), and Mozambique (2014)

From: Costs of treating childhood malaria, diarrhoea and pneumonia in rural Mozambique and Uganda

Illness Mozambique Uganda
Health facility Unit cost Range Health facility Unit cost Range
Outpatient
 Diarrhoea PS 1.3     
CSI 0.5   Level II (n = 2) 0.3 0.2 to 0.4
CSII (n = 2) 0.5 0.2 to 0.8 Level III (n = 2) 0.6 0.3 to 0.9
CSIII 1.3   Level IV (n = 2) 0.4 0.3 to 0.5
Hospital 1.2   Hospital 0.5  
 Malaria PS 4.2     
CSI 2.2   Level II (n = 2) 0.8 0.8 to 0.8
CSII (n = 2) 4.2 3.3 to 5.1 Level III (n = 2) 0.7 0.7 to 0.7
CSIII 2.6   Level IV (n = 2) 0.8 0.7 to 0.8
Hospital 2.5   Hospital 1.2  
 Cough, cold, or fever PS 2.7     
CSI 1.5   Level II (n = 2) 0.4 0.1 to 0.6
CSII (n = 2) 2.0 1.9 to 2.1 Level III (n = 2) 1.3 0.1 to 2.5
CSIII 3.1   Level IV (n = 2) 0.4 0.2 to 0.5
Hospital 0.8   Hospital 0.1  
 Pneumonia or respiratory infections PS 2.2     
CSI 1.0   Level II (n = 2) 0.5 0.2 to 0.7
CSII (n = 2) 1.4 0.9 to 1.9 Level III (n = 2) 1.2 0.8 to 1.5
CSIII 2.1   Level IV (n = 2) 2.3 2.0 to 2.5
Hospital 1.8   Hospital 1.1  
Inpatient
 Diarrhoea Hospital 1.5   Hospital 2.3  
 Malaria Hospital 3.8   Hospital 19.6  
 Pneumonia Hospital 3.8   Hospital 2.8