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Table 1 Cost categories and their share in total cost (in Australian Dollars)

From: The effect of pre-existing health conditions on the cost of recovery from road traffic injury: insights from data linkage of medicare and compensable injury claims in Victoria, Australia

Service group Count of items % Avg. cost of item Sum of cost %
Ambulance/Road accident rescue 848 1.34 % $1423.29 $ 1,206,954 8.45 %
Hospital 1287 2.03 % $4880.94 $ 6,281,771 43.96 %
Medical 21,818 34.47 % $120.40 $ 2,626,989 18.38 %
Total cost of health-related services     $ 10,115,714 70.79 %
Total cost of non-health services     $ 4,173,459 29.21 %
Total cost of services     $ 14,289,173 100 %