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Table 9 Projected overcrowding reduction strategy outcomes per 1000 persons over 20 years

From: Social and behavioral risk reduction strategies for tuberculosis prevention in Canadian Inuit communities: a cost-effectiveness analysis

Number of Housing Units Built Estimated Number of Individuals Accommodated Cost TB Incidence TB Deaths Quality Adjusted Life Years
426 1406 $8,282,029 28.84 2.74 15,002.18
1500 4950 $17,736,070 28.47 2.70 15,002.61
3500a 11,550 $57,714,176 26.84 2.55 15,004.47
7000 23,100b $110,409,791 24.58 2.34 15,007.08
10,000 33,000 $152,537,566 22.60 2.15 15,009.31
  1. aNumber of housing units needed to close the housing gap according to the Inuit Nunangat Housing Strategy (INHS 2019)
  2. bApproximately equal to the number of individuals living in overcrowded housing in Nunavut in 2018