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Table 3 Total cost of CNCDs of all individuals reporting at least one CNCD in MWK

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

  Mean Median Inter-quartile range Direct cost as % of total cost of illness
Total CNCD sample (n = 475) 1040.82 40 (1000, 0) 56.8 %
Chronic pain conditions (n = 126) 926.92 200 (1268, 0) 51.6 %
Chronic respiratory conditions (n = 98) 623.60 0 (900, 0) 60.8 %
Chronic cardiovascular conditions (n = 95) 1723.99 200 (1600, 0) 54.0 %
Chronic sense organ conditions (n = 65) 465.35 0 (357, 0) 66.4 %
Chronic neuropsychiatric conditions (n = 47) 1465.64 50 (951, 0) 65.2 %
Chronic digestive conditions (n = 42) 929.05 70 (1268, 0) 53.3 %