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Table 6 Per-case inpatient care expenditures by types of cancers

From: Inpatient care burden due to cancers in Anhui, China: a cross-sectional household survey

Type of cancer Cases Direct expenditure Indirect expenditure
LNmean LNSD Mean (RMB) LNmean LNSD Mean (RMB)
Lung cancer 50 2.20 0.14 8505.77 1.87 0.25 651.96
Stomach cancer 47 2.26 0.12 14627.70 1.96 0.16 1234.37
Colorectal cancer 41 2.23 0.13 10584.85 1.86 0.21 616.44
Esophageal cancer 27 2.22 0.13 10317.53 1.88 0.20 714.95
Cervical cancer 24 2.25 0.11 12741.51 1.99 0.11 1520.87
Other cancer 129 2.21 0.12 9482.52 1.94 0.18 1054.51
P values   0.208    0.014   
All Cancers 318 2.224 0.124 10365.136 1.922 0.194 929.863
  1. Note: LNmean the mean of Ln(Ln(x)), where x stands for individual health expenditures, RMB stands for Chinese yuan, the power for the differences in per-case inpatient care expenditures among different types was calculated using ANOVA