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Table 3 Cost distribution (US$)

From: Cost of delivering health care services at primary health facilities in Ghana

Health facilities Personnel Administration Medicine and consumables Equipment Vehicle Total
CHPS
 Piisie 5892 560 879 523 328 8182
 Dabo 7770 572 1237 381 655 10,614
 Kanyini 13,510 939 561 500 328 15,839
 Naro 8400 548 3390 198 164 12,700
 Peing 6734 248 2606 110 328 10,025
 Sentie 6734 244 840 140 218 8176
Total 49,041 3110 9513 1852 2020 65,535
Average 8174 518 1585 309 337 10,923
Median 7252 554 1058 290 328 10,319
Percent of total cost (%) 75 5 15 3 3 100
Health Centre (HC)
 Dorimo HC 39,564 2201 17,348 2915 5568 67,595
 Jang HC 24,131 722 11,786 1234 164 38,037
 Sakai HC 22,175 649 4602 637 218 28,281
Total 85,870 3572 33,735 4786 5950 133,913
Average 28,623 1191 11,245 1595 1983 44,638
Median 24,131 722 11,786 1234 218 38,037
Percentage of total cost (%) 64 3 25 4 4 100