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Table 3 Sensitivity analysis: variation in cost per facility and for all Tanzania rollout given variance in selected cost-influential variables

From: Cost analysis of large-scale implementation of the ‘Helping Babies Breathe’ newborn resuscitation-training program in Tanzania

  Program-specific: distance Program-specific: equipment Central administration Per facility All Tanzania
Mbeya Region $88,908 $38,174 $75,156 $602  
National estimatesa 1,647,444 707,355 1,392,623 602 3,747,422
Initial training duration - - - -  
  + 1 day - - - 758 4,717,826
  + 2 days - - - 914 5,688,230
Economic variation:
 -5% 1,565,072 671,987 1,322,992 572 3,560,051
 -3% 1,598,021 686,134 1,350,844 584 3,634,999
  + 3% 1,696,867 728,576 1,434,402 620 3,859,845
  + 5% 1,729,816 742,723 1,462,254 632 3,934,793
Population coverage:
 65% 1,296,310 556,590 1,095,801 602 2,948,702
 75% 1,495,824 642,255 1,264,455 602 3,402,534
 90% 1,794,830 770,637 1,517,212 602 4,082,680
 95% 1,894,587 813,470 1,601,539 602 4,309,595
Distance from central administration:
 -10% 1,482,700 707,355 1,392,623 575 3,582,678
 -5% 1,565,072 707,355 1,392,623 589 3,665,050
  + 5% 1,729,816 707,355 1,392,623 615 3,829,794
  + 10% 1,812,188 707,355 1,392,623 628 3,912,166
Equipment costs:
 -20% 1,647,444 565,884 1,392,623 579 3,605,951
 -10% 1,647,444 636,620 1,392,623 591 3,676,687
  + 10% 1,647,444 778,091 1,392,623 613 3,818,158
  + 20% 1,647,444 848,826 1,392,623 625 3,888,893
  1. aBased on a 1-day initial training duration