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Table 1 Facilities selected for costing with level and ownership, by region (N = 40)

From: The health system costs of post abortion care in Tanzania

  Dar es Salaam Other mainland regionsa Zanzibar All facilities
n % n % N % n %
Facility Level
 National Hospital 1 8.3 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 2.5
 Regional Hospital 1 8.3 1 4.3 0 0.0 2 5.0
 District/Cottage Hospital 1 8.3 2 8.7 1 20.0 4 10.0
 Health Center/PHCU+ b 3 25.0 9 39.1 4 80.0 16 40.0
 Dispensary/PHCUb 6 50.0 11 47.8 0 0.0 17 42.5
Ownership
 Public 8 66.7 22 95.7 5 100.0 35 87.5
 Private 4 33.3 1 4.3 0 0.0 5 12.5
All facilities 12 100.0 23 100.0 5 100.0 40 100.0
  1. PHCU Primary Health Care Unit, PHCU+ PHCU offering additional services
  2. aOther regions include Kagera, Kigoma, Kilimanjaro, Ruvuma, Singida, and Songwe
  3. bPHCU and PHCU+ are designations used in Zanzibar. Health center and dispensary are used on the mainland