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Table 3 Median reported expenditure per one dose of antimalarial treatment in health facilities and drug stores (in TShs). US $1 = TShs. 1,117 (July 2004)*

From: Obstacles to prompt and effective malaria treatment lead to low community-coverage in two rural districts of Tanzania

  Children Adults
  n Median expenditure
(IQR)
Range n Median expenditure
(IQR)
Range
Health facility 35 540 (0–1100) 0 to 3000 15 500 (200–700) 0 to 2700
Drug store 16 600 (400–900) 0 to 3600 21 540 (400–800) 60 to 2000
  1. * OANDA currency converter http://www.oanda.com
  2. IQR = Interquartile range