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Table 3 Health care costs attributable to alcohol by types of service and gender

From: The economic costs of alcohol consumption in Thailand, 2006

Type of service Number * Cost (Million baht)** Total cost (Million baht)**
  Male Female Male Female  
Out-patient department (OPD) 2.7 0.35 1,941.5 546.7 2,488.1
In-patient department (IPD) 0.17 0.05 2,324.9 678.2 3,003.1
Total - 4,266.3 1,224.9 5,491.2
  1. *Million person for OPD/Million visits for IPD
  2. **16.215 baht = $US (PPP) 1