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Table 3 Mean annual costs (in 2002 US $) of all health-related surveillance and IDSR per category of resources in Burkina Faso, Mali, and Eritrea

From: Cost analysis of an integrated disease surveillance and response system: case of Burkina Faso, Eritrea, and Mali

Health structure level Cost category Burkina Faso§ Mali Eritrea
   All health-related surveillance IDSR All health-related surveillance IDSR All health-related surveillance IDSR
Region Personnel 15,275 3,568 25,951 11,353 82,589 32,622
  Transport 13,015 4,771 18,226 7,292 4,137 3,309
  Office 13,102 5,471 31,362 10,889 67,032 27,643
  Media 1,664 238 4,515 1,481 0 0
  Treatment 55,964§ 12,391§ 14,007 3,594 30,789 3,506
  Laboratory 27,275§ 5,032§ 9,156 2,301 12,759 1,726
  Capital 11,271 4,429 8,368 2,663 8,026 1,114
District Personnel 7,735 1,686 18,484 7,341 7,488 3,541
  Transport 10,712 2,159 16,519 2,233 5,490 1,098
  Office 7,855 1,807 5,642 1,718 7,141 5,358
  Media 527 116 677 169 0 0
  Treatment 13,571§ 2,986§ 3,409 369 2,029 350
  Laboratory 6,577§ 1,209§ 322 79 513 100
  Capital 4,318 826 6,301 2,032 5,561 1,540
Primary health Personnel 1,839 478 2,752 728 1,974,579 191,584
care center Transport 627 166 274 53 42,804 42,043
  Office 993 186 270 49 359,817 42,988
  Media 233 42 14 3 36,292 35,738
  Treatment 591§ 131§ 1632 182 756,914 123,547
  Laboratory 288§ 53§ 0 0 345,554 56,878
  Capital 624 184 909 167 119,475 16,204
  1. § In Burkina Faso, laboratory and treatment costs were calculated using the average annual per capita costs of laboratory and treatment for Eritrea and Mali
  2. ¶ In Eritrea, data were for the central Ministry level (primary health care center was not included in the study).