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Table 3 Top down, and 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

Mozambique Uganda
Illness Type of health facility Adjusted top-down estimates Bottom-up estimates Bottom-up estimates without drugs and diagnostics Type of health facility Adjusted top-down estimates Bottom-up estimates Bottom-up estimates without drugs and diagnostics
   Unit cost Range Unit cost Range Unit cost Range   Unit cost Range Unit cost Range Unit cost Range
Outpatient  
 Diarrhoea PS 4.2   1.3   1.1   Level II (n = 2) 2.9 2.5 to 3.3 0.3 0.2 to 0.4 0.1 0.01 to 0.1
CSI 2.8   0.5   0.3   Level III (n = 2) 4.9 1.8 to 8.1 0.6 0.3 to 0.9 0.2 0.1 to 0.3
CSII (n = 2) 3.4 1.0 to 5.8 0.5 0.2 to 0.8 0.35 0.2 to 0.5 Level IV (n = 2) 7.6 7.3 to 7.9 0.4 0.3 to 0.5 0.3 0.2 to 0.3
CSIII 4.3   1.3   1.0   Hospital 0.1   0.5   0.2  
Hospital 5.5   1.2   0.5         
 Malaria PS 7.4   4.2   1.3   Level II (n = 2) 5.1 3.1 to 7.1 0.8 0.8 to 0.8 0.2 0.2 to 0.2
CSI 6.2   2.2   0.5   Level III (n = 2) 4.8 1.6 to 7.9 0.7 0.7 to 0.7 0.15 0.1 to 0.2
CSII (n = 2) 9.5 5.3 to 13.7 4.2 3.3 to 5.1 0.7 0.9 to 0.5 Level IV (n = 2) 13.5 4.4 to 22.5 0.8 0.7 to 0.8 0.5 0.2 to 0.8
CSIII 8.2   2.6   1.4   Hospital 1.4   1.2   0.6  
Hospital 8.8   2.5   0.9         
 Cough, cold, or fever PS 7.3   2.7   1.8   Level II (n = 2) 2.8 2.1 to 3.5 0.4 0.1 to 0.6 0.22 0.09 to 0.1
CSI 9.0   1.5   0.8   Level III (n = 2) 4.7 1.2 to 8.1 1.3 0.1 to 2.5 0.3 0.1 to 0.4
CSII (n = 2) 11.3 6.9 to 15.7 2.0 1.9 to 2.1 1.3 1.3 to 1.3 Level IV (n = 2) 3.3 1.2 to 5.4 0.4 0.2 to 0.5 0.1 0.05 to 0.1
CSIII 15.2   3.1   2.2   Hospital 0.3   0.1   0.1  
Hospital 14.5   0.8   0.5         
 Pneumonia or respiratory infections PS 7.1   2.2   1.9   Level II (n = 2) 2.9 2.3 to 3.5 0.5 0.2 to 0.7 0.14 0.1 to 0.2
CSI 4.4   1.0   0.4   Level III (n = 2) 8.0 7.1 to 8.9 1.2 0.8 to 1.5 0.5 0.00 to 1.0
CSII (n = 2) 3.4 1.9 to 4.9 1.4 0.9 to 1.9 0.2 0.1 to 0.3 Level IV (n = 2) 12.9 8.3 to 17.4 2.3 2.0 to 2.5 0.4 0.4 to 0.4
CSIII 5.1   2.1   1.0   Hospital 1.4   1.1   0.6  
Hospital 6.5   1.8   1.2         
Inpatient
 Diarrhoea Hospital 20.7   1.5   1.2   Hospital -*   2.3   2.3  
 Malaria Hospital 52.3   3.8   2.6   Hospital 24.4   19.6   6.4  
 Pneumonia Hospital 24.0   3.8   3.2   Hospital 3.5   2.8   2.8