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Table 3 Estimated unit cost of IPTi per dose delivered. Figures are United States cents, year 2005 (Tsh1205 = US$1)

From: From strategy development to routine implementation: the cost of Intermittent Preventive Treatment in Infants for malaria control

Activity component Health
system
level
Financial
costs
Opportunity
costs
Total costs
Policy change National 0.01 0.02 0.03
Sensitization District 0.76 1.12 1.88
BCC National 0.03 0.05 0.08
SP purchase and distribution National 12.56 0.26 12.82
Training District 3.06 2.30 5.36
Administration of intervention in health facilities District 0.00 1.25 1.25
Strategy management National 0.65 0.10 0.75
  District 0.62 0.00 0.62
Sub-Total National 13.25 0.43 13.68
  District 4.44 4.67 9.11
Overall total   17.68 5.11 22.79