Table 3

Indirect outpatient costs in Birr; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 2011 (*Birr 14.5=$1)
Costs category Mean Median SD
Before first visiting Tikur Anbessa Hospital
  Duration of complaint in days (n=207) 269.4 180.0 317.4
  Days remained out of work (n=185) 155.5 60.0 334.6
  Time for transportation 5.7 3.0 9.0
  Amount of wages lost in Birr (n=145) 1228.9 180.0 2153.2
At Tikur Anbessa Hospital
  Duration of stay as outpatient in days (n=227) 374.1 180.0 826.3
  Number of outpatient visits at TAH (n=220) 38.7 6.0 93.7
  Days remained out of work in days (n=169) 119.4 30.0 206.2
  Amount of wages lost in Birr (n=145) 1774.0 250.0 4618.9

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