CHOosing Interventions that are Cost Effective (WHO-CHOICE)

Price of Local (non-traded) Goods


AMRO B

For details on methods see below:

  • Forthcoming
    Johns B, Adam T, Evans DB.
    Determinants of Variation in Health Sector Wages Across Countries
  • Forthcoming
    Johns B, Adam T, Evans DB.
    Enhancing the Comparability of Costing Methods: Cross-Country Variability in the Prices of Non-Traded Inputs to Health Programmes

The information on prices for local non-traded goods is presented under the following headings:

  • Personnel Costs
  • Media and Information, Education and Communication (IEC) Operating Costs
  • Transportation Operating Costs
  • Utilities
  • Other Costs
  • Building Capital Costs
  • Transportation Capital Costs

Personnel costs


TYPE OF PERSONNEL (JOB TITLE) GROSS SALARY PER YEAR (2005 Int$)
ADMINISTRATION
Programme Director 38,946
Programme Manager 25,945
Administration Officer 16,024
Clerical Officer/Administrative Assistant 16,024
Personnel Secretary/Asst./Receptionist 12,137
Typist 12,137
Data Entry Clerk 12,137
Other (Porter, Messenger, etc.) 9,308
FINANCE
Finance Director 25,945
Accountant 16,024
Finance Officer 12,137
HEALTH PERSONNEL
Medical Specialist 38,946
Medical Officer 25,945
Nursing Director/Manager 25,945
Registered Nurse 16,024
Health Worker 12,137
Director of Public Health 38,946
Public Health Specialist 25,945
Public Health Assistant 16,024
Health Educator/Trainer 16,024
Social/Welfare worker 16,024
LAW
Police Supervisor 12,137
Police Officer 12,137
Lawyer 25,945
Legal Officer 12,137
COMPUTING
I.S./I.T./Computing Manager 16,024
I.T./Computing Officer 16,024
TRANSPORT
Transport Manager 16,024
Transport Driver 9,308
LOGISTICS
Supplies Manager 16,024
Storekeeper 12,137
MEDIA
Public Relations Manager 16,024
Public Relations Officer 12,137
MAINTAINANCE
Cleaner 9,308
BUILDINGS
Estate Manager 12,137
Security Officer 9,308
Construction Worker 9,308

Media & IEC operating costs


TYPE OF MEDIA OR IEC MATERIALS UNIT COST (2005 Int$)
NATIONAL LEVEL
Television time (1 minute) 6,356.1
Radio time (1 minute) 593.7
Newspapers (1/4 page advertisement) 5,192.7
Wall posters (1 sq. m.) 2.7
Flyers / leaflets (A4 size) 0.6
PROVINCE LEVEL
Television time (1 minute) 2,196.3
Radio time (1 minute) 205.2
Newspapers (1/4 page advertisement) 1,794.3
Wall posters (1 sq. m.) 2.7
Flyers / leaflets (A4 size) 0.6
DISTRICT LEVEL
Television time (1 minute) 465.0
Radio time (1 minute) 43.4
Newspapers (1/4 page advertisement) 379.9
Wall posters (1 sq. m.) 2.7
Flyers / leaflets (A4 size) 0.6

Transportation operating costs


VEHICLE UNIT COST PER KM (2005 Int$)
Vehicles (Car, 4 Wheel Drive) 0.07
Motorcycle / Moped 0.02

Utilities


UTILITY ITEM UNIT COST (2005 Int$)
Electricity (per kilowatt/hour) 0.14
Water (m3) 0.94
telephone (per 3 minute local call) 0.15

other costs


RENTED BUILDINGS RENTED COST PER MONTH PER SQUARE METER (2005 Int$)
NATIONAL LEVEL
Office and training space 5.8
PROVINCE LEVEL
Office and training space 5.1
DISTRICT LEVEL
Office and training space 4.3
PER DIEM AND TRAVEL ALLOWANCES Unit Cost per Day
NATIONAL LEVEL
Trainers 118.8
Trainees 118.8
Support staff (e.g. administrator) 118.8
Supervision visits 118.8
External consultants (national) 118.8
External consultants (international) 118.8
PROVINCE LEVEL
Trainers 90.0
Trainees 90.0
Support staff (e.g. administrator) 90.0
Supervision visits 90.0
External consultants (national) 90.0
External consultants (international) 90.0
DISTRICT LEVEL
Trainers 59.7
Trainees 59.7
Support staff (e.g. administrator) 59.7
Supervision visits 59.7
External consultants (national) 59.7
External consultants (international) 59.7

Building capital costs


ITEMS REPLACEMENT COST (2005 Int$) PER M2 USEFUL LIFE (YRS)
NATIONAL LEVEL
Offices 1,038.4 20
Stores 1,038.4 20
PROVINCE LEVEL
Offices 911.6 20
Stores 911.6 20
DISTRICT LEVEL
Offices 762.3 20
Stores 762.3 20

transportation capital costs


VEHICLE REPLACEMENT COST (2005 Int$) USEFUL LIFE (YRS)
Vehicles 19,935.3 8
Motorcycle / Moped 1,605.0 5
Freezer van 21,615.0 10

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