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Table 3 Annual costs and costs per service unit for health centres and health centres with beds (US$)

From: Costing for universal health coverage: insight into essential economic data from three provinces in Cambodia

  Health centres Health centres with beds
Kampong Thom Kampot Average Kampong Thom Kampot Average
  Mean (% of total)
Salaries and wages 26,208 (45) 31,260 (44) 28,644 (44) 42,326 (46) 40,874 (54) 42,100 (50)
Stores 22,729 (39) 33,565 (47) 28,147 (44) 33,720 (37) 28,402 (37) 31,061 (37)
Other 8905 (15) 6380 (9) 7642 (12) 14,254 (16) 7058 (9) 10,656 (13)
Total cost per year 57,662 71,206 64,434 91,300 76,334 83,817
  Mean (standard deviation)
Contacts per year 22,989 (8721) 23,633 (7344) 23,096 (7795) 16,750 (4148) 27,720 (417) 22,235 (6775)
 Cost/contact 2.78 (0.88) 3.21 (0.82) 3.00 (0.85) 5.37 (0.70) 3.81 (1.03) 4.59 (1.15)
OPD per year 16,405 (6143) 4312 (1993) 10,359 (7646) 12,624 (2506) 5362 (2577) 8993 (4678)
 Cost/OPD 2.33 (1.10) 4.89 (1.36) 3.61 (1.78) 4.04 (1.28) 5.88 (1.44) 4.96 (1.54)
Deliveries per year 125 (101) 181 (115) 153 (109) 169 (81) 280 (100) 224 (98)
 Cost/delivery 662.52 (1250) 129.39 (31.17) 413.72 (926) 98.91 (43.46) 158.56 (14.97) 128.74 (43.48)