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Table 1 Cost per receipt of medical utilization in total PTD (1000 KRW, 0.89USD)

From: Cost analysis of depression using the national insurance system in South Korea: a comparison of depression and treatment-resistant depression

 Total costWith depression code
(N = 834,694)
With suicide code
(N = 21,613)
Without suicide code
(N = 813,081)
mean ± SD75.9 ± 499.4127.3 ± 748.262.8 ± 345.277.8 ± 518.0
median (Q1, Q3)15.0 (11.5,34.3)29.1 (13.7,46.3)15.0 (11.8,32.7)15.0 (14.0,34.6)
Type of hospital
 Primary25.5 ± 58.534.2 ± 63.425.3 ± 57.225.5 ± 58.6
 Secondary172.2 ± 577.3256.2 ± 706.3159.1 ± 484.0174.1 ± 589.7
 tertiary178.7 ± 944.5259.9 ± 1284.6140.0 ± 655.3183.6 ± 975.5
Specialty of physician
 Psychiatry96.1 ± 547.796.1 ± 547.7108.3 ± 428.194.6 ± 560.8
 Non-psychiatry71.5 ± 488.3164.8 ± 932.554.5 ± 327.174.1 ± 508.1
 hospitalization1761.1 ± 2614.92097.4 ± 2968.91358.1 ± 1759.21817.0 ± 2707.7
 Outpatients visit32.4 ± 67.938.4 ± 64.530.9 ± 58.232.7 ± 69.2
  1. PTD pharmaceutically-treated depression, SD standard deviation, Q1 first quartile, Q3 third quartile