Table 3

Annualised out-of-pocket payment for outpatient treatment among patients with cardiovascular disease

Hospital typeRespondents (n)Minimum cost (₦)Maximum cost (₦)Mean cost (₦)SD (₦)
Private
 Hospital charges380.090 000.051 978.920 366.8
 Lab test cost380.02 400 000.0535 042.1622 683.4
 Cost of drug3814 400.03 974 400.0529 357.9844 813.3
 Other medical costs380.0384 000.017 684.265 785.1
 Average cost283 515.8
Federal
 Hospital charges3380.042 000.015 571.67213.0
 Lab test cost3380.02 400 000.0265 091.7396 839.7
 Cost of drug3380.03 360 000.0176 600.7293 799.6
 Other medical costs3240.0150 000.05110.017 084.5
 Average cost115 593.5
State
 Hospital charges3680.025 200.03135.32498.9
 Lab test cost3680.01 440 000.095 701.6185 896.8
 Cost of drug3680.01 210 000.0238 917.4886 081.5
 Other medical costs3590.0259 200.06082.227 118.9
 Average cost85 959.1
Average direct outpatient cost (all facilities)421 595.7855 962.0
Average indirect outpatient cost (all facilities)19 146.553 610.1