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Table 2 Indirect cost of individuals aged 10 to 64 years reporting at least one CNCD

From: The economic burden of chronic non-communicable diseases in rural Malawi: an observational study

  Indirect cost (MWK) Lost days due to CNCD (days)
Mean Median Inter-quartile range Mean Median Inter-quartile range
Total CNCD sample (n = 320) 748.91 0 (951,0) 2.36 0 (3,0)
Chronic pain conditions (n = 95) 784.16 0 (951,0) 2.47 0 (3,0)
Chronic respiratory conditions (n = 50) 627.66 0 (951,0) 1.98 0 (3,0)
Chronic cardiovascular conditions (n = 78) 833.14 0 (1268,0) 2.63 0 (4,0)
Chronic sense organ conditions (n = 34) 503.47 0 (951,0) 1.59 0 (3,0)
Chronic neuropsychiatric conditions (n = 30) 898.17 0 (951,0) 2.83 0 (3,0)
Chronic digestive conditions (n = 29) 929.14 0 (1268,0) 2.93 0 (4,0)