Table 2

Vaccination price for each country by disease

Price of Vaccination ($US)


Disease A*

India: 0.31

Nigeria: 1.15

Afghanistan: 0.31


Disease B*

India: 0.64

Nigeria: 0.76

Afghanistan: 0.78


Disease C*

India: 0.62

Nigeria: 0.62**

Afghanistan: 0.62**


* The parameter values for diseases A, B and C are hypothetical but plausible, being based on values for common paediatric vaccines such as monovalent measles vaccine, dTaP and oral polio vaccine.

** Assumed value due to lack of data.

Fitzpatrick and Bauch BMC Public Health 2011 11:739   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-739

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