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Table 3 Health and WTP preferences of respondents across different disease scenarios

From: Willingness to pay for one quality-adjusted life year in Iran

Scenario Spinal cord lesion Depression Eczema Otitis media Cystitis Gastritis Back and neck pain Allergic rhinitis Dementia CVA Hip fracture Migraine
No. of respondents 334 334 334 334 323 334 334 334 334 334 334 334
VAS (current health state) 0.76 0.76 0.76 0.76 0.77 0.78 0.75 0.77 0.75 0.78 0.76 0.76
VAS (disease) 0.2 0.48 0.6 0.6 0.52 0.58 0.43 0.63 0.3 0.22 0.51 0.57
TTO-adjusted (disease) 0.49 0.86 0.95 0.96 0.9 0.92 0.89 0.97 0.51 0.52 0.87 0.93
Rate of traders in TTO-adjusted 97% 75% 37% 31% 63% 52% 59% 28% 96% 97% 63% 46%
TTO-10 year (disease) 0.47 0.89 0.96 0.97 0.91 0.94 0.89 0.97 0.51 0.52 0.88 0.94
Rate of traders in 10 year-TTO 97% 46% 20% 18% 38% 29% 43% 16% 94% 98% 43% 24%
Positive WTP 93% 90% 84% 83% 90% 87% 87% 82% 88% 92% 89% 85%
Zero WTP 7% 10% 16% 17% 10% 13% 13% 18% 12% 8% 11% 15%
Min WTP-non-zero value (U$) 15 10 10 10 15 10 13 10 10 33 17 300,000
Max WTP (US$) 166,667 43,333 10,000 16,667 25,000 16,667 16,667 16,667 233,333 116,667 25,000 83,333
Mean WTP (US$) 11,215 2013 675 560 2096 1243 977 579 7357 11,944 2178 1471