CHOosing Interventions that are Cost Effective (WHO-CHOICE)

Price of Local (non-traded) Goods

AFRO 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 30,159
Programme Manager 20,091
Administration Officer 12,409
Clerical Officer/Administrative Assistant 12,409
Personnel Secretary/Asst./Receptionist 9,399
Typist 9,399
Data Entry Clerk 9,399
Other (Porter, Messenger, etc.) 7,208
FINANCE
Finance Director 20,091
Accountant 12,409
Finance Officer 9,399
HEALTH PERSONNEL
Medical Specialist 30,159
Medical Officer 20,091
Nursing Director/Manager 20,091
Registered Nurse 12,409
Health Worker 9,399
Director of Public Health 30,159
Public Health Specialist 20,091
Public Health Assistant 12,409
Health Educator/Trainer 12,409
Social/Welfare worker 12,409
LAW
Police Supervisor 9,399
Police Officer 9,399
Lawyer 20,091
Legal Officer 9,399
COMPUTING
I.S./I.T./Computing Manager 12,409
I.T./Computing Officer 12,409
TRANSPORT
Transport Manager 12,409
Transport Driver 7,208
LOGISTICS
Supplies Manager 12,409
Storekeeper 9,399
MEDIA
Public Relations Manager 12,409
Public Relations Officer 9,399
MAINTAINANCE
Cleaner 7,208
BUILDINGS
Estate Manager 9,399
Security Officer 7,208
Construction Worker 7,208

Media & IEC operating costs


TYPE OF MEDIA OR IEC MATERIALS UNIT COST (2005 Int$)
NATIONAL LEVEL
Television time (1 minute) 2,235.4
Radio time (1 minute) 328.3
Newspapers (1/4 page advertisement) 1,898.1
Wall posters (1 sq. m.) 2.3
Flyers / leaflets (A4 size) 0.5
PROVINCE LEVEL
Television time (1 minute) 784.7
Radio time (1 minute) 115.2
Newspapers (1/4 page advertisement) 666.3
Wall posters (1 sq. m.) 2.3
Flyers / leaflets (A4 size) 0.5
DISTRICT LEVEL
Television time (1 minute) 320.8
Radio time (1 minute) 47.1
Newspapers (1/4 page advertisement) 272.4
Wall posters (1 sq. m.) 2.3
Flyers / leaflets (A4 size) 0.5

Transportation operating costs


VEHICLE UNIT COST PER KM (2005 Int$)
Vehicles (Car, 4 Wheel Drive) 0.06
Motorcycle / Moped 0.02

Utilities


UTILITY ITEM UNIT COST (2005 Int$)
Electricity (per kilowatt/hour) 0.24
Water (m3) 1.26
telephone (per 3 minute local call) 0.23

Other Costs


RENTED BUILDINGS RENTED COST PER MONTH PER SQUARE METER (2005 Int$)
NATIONAL LEVEL
Office and training space 15.5
PROVINCE LEVEL
Office and training space 14.0
DISTRICT LEVEL
Office and training space 11.8
PER DIEM AND TRAVEL ALLOWANCES Unit Cost per Day
NATIONAL LEVEL
Trainers 83.1
Trainees 83.1
Support staff (e.g. administrator) 83.1
Supervision visits 83.1
External consultants (national) 83.1
External consultants (international) 83.1
PROVINCE LEVEL
Trainers 63.0
Trainees 63.0
Support staff (e.g. administrator) 63.0
Supervision visits 63.0
External consultants (national) 63.0
External consultants (international) 63.0
DISTRICT LEVEL
Trainers 41.8
Trainees 41.8
Support staff (e.g. administrator) 41.8
Supervision visits 41.8
External consultants (national) 41.8
External consultants (international) 41.8

Building capital costs


ITEMS REPLACEMENT COST (2005 Int$) PER M2 USEFUL LIFE (YRS)
NATIONAL LEVEL
Offices 872.4 20
Stores 872.4 20
PROVINCE LEVEL
Offices 819.4 20
Stores 819.4 20
DISTRICT LEVEL
Offices 736.7 20
Stores 736.7 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 39,870.7 8

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