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Table 3 Pattern between economic indicators and site-standardized proxy relative survival (proxy SS-RS)

From: Global comparison of cancer outcomes: standardization and correlation with healthcare expenditures

SS-RS GNIpc GDPpc Total HEpc Public HEpc
(a) Recorded actual monetary values (US$) by proxy SS-RS [median (range)]
 0.124 – <0.25 830 (260–13,760) 903 (265–21,558) 44 (15–853) 16 (7–709)
 0.25 – <0.35 3500 (1040–19,560) 3737 (955–22,135) 183 (61–674) 101 (18–478)
 0.35 – <0.45 8450 (2140–75,850) 8558 (2047–88,565) 551 (93–2049) 320 (36–1726)
 0.45 – <0.55 34,480 (9210–61,650) 32,570 (9985–58,508) 2189 (931–6522) 1392 (629–5501)
 0.55 – ≤0.622 46,710 (18,460–99,100) 44,741 (19,730–106,749) 4643 (1412–9361) 3590 (942–7947)
Targeted SS-RS GNIpc GDPpc Total HEpc Public HEpc
(b) Projected monetary value (US$) [mean (95% confidence interval)] needed to reach a target proxy SS-RS
 0.25 1524 (1322–1736) 1567 (1350–1795) 85 (74–97) 38 (31–44)
 0.35 5238 (4713–5823) 5447 (4880–6081) 328 (295–365) 178 (156–204)
 0.45 18,003 (15,774–20,810) 18,930 (16,497–22,025) 1260 (1104–1454) 846 (716–1016)
 0.55 61,874 (50,963–77,034) 65,792 (53,743–82,776) 4840 (3989–6005) 4013 (3141–5291)
  1. Abbreviations: GDPpc Gross domestic product per capita, GNIpc Gross national income per capita, Total HEpc Total health expenditure per capita, public HEpc Public health expenditure per capita
  2. Economic monetary values were rounded to integers