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Table 1 Beneficiary costs paid from garden proceeds (USD)

From: Cost-effectiveness of community vegetable gardens for people living with HIV in Zimbabwe

Cost Median Range # FGDs reporting
School fees    
 Primary 10 (5–15) 13
 Secondary 45 (35–60) 8
Uniforms    
 Primary 6 (5.50-7.50) 7
 Secondary 11.50 (10–14.50) 5
 Shoes 13.50 (12–15) 2
Stationery    
 Blank books 0.30 (0.10-0.50) 6
 Ballpoint pens 0.30 (0.20-0.30) 10
Groceries    
 Cooking oil (2 L) 4 (4–5) 8
 Sugar (2 kg) 2.50 (2.50) 4
 Maize (20 L) 5 (5) 4
Animals    
 Chicken 5 (5) 9
 Goat 20 (15–30) 7
Grinding mill 1 (1) 8
Laundry soap 2 (2) 6
Transport to get ARVs 3 (2–15) 5