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Table 3 IHSD Template values for total Indigenous population (including 95% uncertainty ranges)

From: Differences in primary health care delivery to Australia’s Indigenous population: a template for use in economic evaluations

IHSD Template value Mainstream GP services (95% uncertainty) ACCHS (95% uncertainty)
   Total indigenous pop Non-remote indigenous pop Remote indigenous pop
Short consultation cost $ 30.85 $ 113.18 ($78.74–$149.43) $ 91.21 ($59.93–$127.80) $ 168.36 ($104.00–$235.42)
Long consultation cost $ 58.55 $ 155.78 ($101.76–$220.13) $ 129.34 ($76.99–$187.94) $ 223.42 ($134.49–$319.30)
Pathology test adjustment ratio 1 1.16 (1.13–1.18) 1 1.60 (1.51–1.69)
Indigenous utilization rate (cf. non-Indigenous) 60.0% (50.8%–69.6%) 73.2% (63.0%–82.6%) As for total Indigenous pop* As for total Indigenous pop*
Indigenous adherence rate (cf. non-Indigenous) 77.8% (65.7%–89.7%) 95.7% (83.5%–108.3%) As for total Indigenous pop* As for total Indigenous pop*
Cost-offsets ratio (Indigenous : non-Indigenous) 1.19 (0.96–1.49) 1.19 (0.96–1.49) As for total Indigenous pop* As for total Indigenous pop*
  1. * Indigenous utilization and adherence rates and cost-offsets were not assessed separately for the non-remote and remote populations, so values calculated are those for the total Indigenous population.