CHOosing Interventions that are Cost Effective (WHO-CHOICE)

Price of Local (non-traded) Goods


AMRO D

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 30,104
Programme Manager 20,054
Administration Officer 12,386
Clerical Officer/Administrative Assistant 12,386
Personnel Secretary/Asst./Receptionist 9,382
Typist 9,382
Data Entry Clerk 9,382
Other (Porter, Messenger, etc.) 7,195
FINANCE
Finance Director 20,054
Accountant 12,386
Finance Officer 9,382
HEALTH PERSONNEL
Medical Specialist 30,104
Medical Officer 20,054
Nursing Director/Manager 20,054
Registered Nurse 12,386
Health Worker 9,382
Director of Public Health 30,104
Public Health Specialist 20,054
Public Health Assistant 12,386
Health Educator/Trainer 12,386
Social/Welfare worker 12,386
LAW
Police Supervisor 9,382
Police Officer 9,382
Lawyer 20,054
Legal Officer 9,382
COMPUTING
I.S./I.T./Computing Manager 12,386
I.T./Computing Officer 12,386
TRANSPORT
Transport Manager 12,386
Transport Driver 7,195
LOGISTICS
Supplies Manager 12,386
Storekeeper 9,382
MEDIA
Public Relations Manager 12,386
Public Relations Officer 9,382
MAINTAINANCE
Cleaner 7,195
BUILDINGS
Estate Manager 9,382
Security Officer 7,195
Construction Worker 7,195

Media & IEC operating costs


TYPE OF MEDIA OR IEC MATERIALS UNIT COST (2005 Int$)
NATIONAL LEVEL
Television time (1 minute) 3,770.6
Radio time (1 minute) 427.8
Newspapers (1/4 page advertisement) 3,132.0
Wall posters (1 sq. m.) 2.5
Flyers / leaflets (A4 size) 0.5
PROVINCE LEVEL
Television time (1 minute) 1,107.3
Radio time (1 minute) 125.6
Newspapers (1/4 page advertisement) 919.7
Wall posters (1 sq. m.) 2.5
Flyers / leaflets (A4 size) 0.5
DISTRICT LEVEL
Television time (1 minute) 407.1
Radio time (1 minute) 46.2
Newspapers (1/4 page advertisement) 338.1
Wall posters (1 sq. m.) 2.5
Flyers / leaflets (A4 size) 0.5

Transportation operating costs


VEHICLE UNIT COST PER KM (2005 Int$)
Vehicles (Car, 4 Wheel Drive) 0.08
Motorcycle / Moped 0.02

Utilities


UTILITY ITEM UNIT COST (2005 Int$)
Electricity (per kilowatt/hour) 0.21
Water (m3) 1.01
telephone (per 3 minute local call) 0.24

other costs


RENTED BUILDINGS RENTED COST PER MONTH PER SQUARE METER (2005 Int$)
NATIONAL LEVEL
Office and training space 6.0
PROVINCE LEVEL
Office and training space 4.9
DISTRICT LEVEL
Office and training space 4.4
PER DIEM AND TRAVEL ALLOWANCES Unit Cost per Day
NATIONAL LEVEL
Trainers 109.4
Trainees 109.4
Support staff (e.g. administrator) 109.4
Supervision visits 109.4
External consultants (national) 109.4
External consultants (international) 109.4
PROVINCE LEVEL
Trainers 82.9
Trainees 82.9
Support staff (e.g. administrator) 82.9
Supervision visits 82.9
External consultants (national) 82.9
External consultants (international) 82.9
DISTRICT LEVEL
Trainers 55.0
Trainees 55.0
Support staff (e.g. administrator) 55.0
Supervision visits 55.0
External consultants (national) 55.0
External consultants (international) 55.0

building capital costs


ITEMS REPLACEMENT COST (2005 Int$) PER M2 USEFUL LIFE (YRS)
NATIONAL LEVEL
Offices 1,077.1 20
Stores 1,077.1 20
PROVINCE LEVEL
Offices 870.3 20
Stores 870.3 20
DISTRICT LEVEL
Offices 793.3 20
Stores 793.3 20

transportation costs


VEHICLE REPLACEMENT COST (2005 Int$) USEFUL LIFE (YRS)
Vehicles 19,935.3 8
Motorcycle / Moped 1,605.0 5
Freezer van 35,000.0 20

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