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Table 2 Cost, service volume, catchment population and number of health workers by health facility, 2009

From: Efficiency of antenatal care and childbirth services in selected primary health care facilities in rural Tanzania: a cross-sectional study

Health facility Cost per ANC visit USD Cost per childbirth USD Number of ANC visits Number of births Catchment area population Number of staff Total cost
Mtwara Rural District        
HF 1 HC 5.55 80.57 883 83 9325 7 65808.78
HF 2 HC 8.05 38.47 920 233 10978 9 84865.78
HF 3 Dis 6.63 40.10 392 95 6010 3 31522.90
HF 4 Dis 2.87 61.74 468 87 4878 2 21279.23
HF 5 HC 12.79 53.47 581 139 6312 8 67682.09
Mtwara total    3244 637   29 271158.8
Mtwara average 7.18 54.87      54231.76
Lindi Rural District        
HF 1 HC 10.88 139.62 138 50 10310 6 43660.32
HF 2 HC 22.47 32.68 188 106 3551 5 57216.61
HF 3 HC 59.48 211.53 145 56 14526 3 55812.04
HF 4 HC 14.79 51.77 548 170 6663 6 64944.41
HF 5 HC 30.24 122.97 374 63 5832 4 62641.61
HF 6 HC 6.85 44.70 1325 123 10624 6 68474.52
Lindi total    2718 568   30 352749.5
Lindi average 24.12 100.55      58791.59
Overall total    5962 1205 89009 59 623908.3
Overall average 16.42 79.78      
  1. HF = Health Facility.
  2. HC = Health Center.
  3. Dis = Dispensary.