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Table 6 Total health expenditure and health staff radial and slack movements: CRS.

From: Technical efficiency of provincial public healthcare in South Africa

ProvincesEastern CapeFree StateGautengKwaZulu-NatalLimpopoMpumalangaNorthern CapeNorth WestWestern CapeTotal
Model 1: CRS THE only
 Original input22,000,0008,000,0001,000,0004,000,0004,000,0007,000,0006,000,0001,000,0003,000,00056,000,000
 Input radial movement(20,600,000)(6,900,000)(2,800,000)(2,800,000)(6,100,000)(4,900,000)(2000)(2,100,000)(46,400,000)
 Input slack movement
 Input target1,400,0001,100,0001,000,0001,200,0001,200,000900,0001,100,000800,000900,0009,600,000
 Original output14111012129118996
 Output radial movement
 Output target14111012129118996
 DMU peers333333333 
Model 2: CRS THS only
 Original input40,0008000100040004000700060001000300074,000
 Input radial movement(38,600)(6900)(2800)(2800)(6100)(4900)(200)(2100)(64,400)
 Input slack movement
 Input target1400110010001200120090011008009009600
 Original output14111012129118996
 Output radial movement
 Output target14111012129118996
 DMU peers333333333 
Model 3: CRS THS and THE
 THS original input40,0008000100040004000700060001000300074,000
 THS radial movement(37,470)(3148)(2500)(1407)(3469)(1343)49,337
 THS slack movement
 THS target25304852100015002593353160001000165724,663
 THE original input424,00017,00066,00068,00033,00020,0006,00017,00031,000682,000
 THE radial movement(397,181)(6689)(42,500)(11,607)(9912)(13,875)481,764
 THE slack movement
 THE target26,81910,31166,00025,50021,39310,088600017,00017,125200,236
 Original output14111012129118996
 Output radial movement
 Output target14111012129118996
 DMU peers7;87;8387;87;8787;8 
  1. THE is in R’000
  2. DMU decision-making unit, THE total health expenditure, THS total health staff, CRS constant return to scale