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Table 4 Comparative cost per vaccinated child through DOPV and other interventions (house to house, Health camp, and transit vaccinations), Kaduna State, January 2016

From: Targeting the last polio sanctuaries with Directly Observed Oral Polio Vaccination (DOPV) in northern Nigeria, (2014–2016)

Strategy Total Children vaccinated (January 2015) Cost of pluses (in Naira) Cost of personnel Cost of training Cost of logistics Other costs (Micro-planning, Social Mobilization, etc.) Total Cost Average cost per child in Naira Average cost per child in USDa
DOPV 1,428,141 26,326,585 26,829,100 5,500,800 9,013,500 0 67,669,985 47.4 0.15
Other Strategies (House to House, Transit, Health camps) 2,293,756 0 65,968,900 2,677,050 43,391,950 61,786,892 173,824,792 75.8 0.24
Total 3,721,897 26,326,585 92,798,000 8,177,850 52,405,450 61,786,892 241,494,777 64.9  
  1. aOfficial exchange rate (November 2016), 1USD = 315NGN
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