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Table 4 Total annual 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  
Type of health facility Total cost Range Total number of patients a Type of health facility Total cost Range Total number of patients a
Outpatient  
 Diarrhoea PS 246   59 Level II (n = 2) 219 206 to 231 63 to 93
CSI 226   81 Level III (n = 2) 576 261 to 890 110 to 148
CSII (n = 2) 290 90 to 490 84 to 92 Level IV (n = 2) 365 137 to 592 23 to 109
CSIII 1960   457 Hospital 689   610
Hospital 3567   647     
 Malaria PS 8662   1172 Level II (n = 2) 1608 268 to 2948 87 to 418
CSI 5985   960 Level III (n = 2) 5516 673 to 10,359 417 to 1319
CSII (n = 2) 10,717 4430 to 17,004 831 to 1242 Level IV (n = 2) 8094 1091 to 14,006 320 to 844
CSIII 43,182   5296 Hospital 14,535   4760
Hospital 61,913   7030     
 Cough, cold, or fever PS 481   66 Level II (n = 2) 1329 529 to 2129 249 to 614
CSI 1150   128 Level III (n = 2) 1951 1383 to 2518 312 to 1146
CSII (n = 2) 1681 1196 to 2166 76 to 314 Level IV (n = 2) 1182 279 to 2084 292 to 511
CSIII 25,630   1681 Hospital 4424   3749
Hospital 6312   435     
 Pneumonia or respiratory infections PS 862   122 Level II (n = 2) 446 30 to 861 13 to 245
CSI 1038   237 Level III (n = 2) 291 62 to 519 7 to 73
CSII (n = 2) 970 351 to 1589 187 to 232 Level IV (n = 2) 670 155 to 1030 23 to 78
CSIII 15,955   3117 Hospital 2000   512
Hospital 6340   978     
Inpatient
 Diarrhoea Hospital 455   22 Hospital -   -
 Malaria Hospital 16,463   315 Hospital 15,395   1994
 Pneumonia Hospital 816   34 Hospital 3033   514
  1. a–Where we have more than one health facility of a type, we present the range for the total number of cases at that facility type