Table 2

Community vs facility-based DOTS in relation to mean age and mean money paid

VariablesMeanSDSEM
Age in yearsFB-DOTS (n=774)32.2813.840.50
CB-DOTS (n=387)35.1015.370.78
Money paid in ETBFB-DOTS202.98585.4521.08
CB-DOTS100.91359.2218.26
  • CB-DOTS, community-based directly observed treatment, short course; ETB, Ethiopian birr; FB-DOTS, facility-based directly observed treatment, short course.