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Table 5 Efficiency of PMTCT centres in the 2005–2006 fiscal year.

From: Outputs, cost and efficiency of public sector centres for prevention of mother to child transmission of HIV in Andhra Pradesh, India

PMTCT centre serial number Economic cost per post-HIV-test counselled pregnant woman Economic cost per mother-neonate pair receiving nevirapine
  INR US$ INR US$
At hospitals attached to medical college
2 87.3 1.97 23747 536
5 115.8 2.62 5192 117
7 177.8 4.02 6845 155
8 77.9 1.76 10625 240
9 86.9 1.96 4920 111
12 71.4 1.61 13261 300
13 108.3 2.45 17823 403
15 75.6 1.71 14149 320
Average 95.2 2.15 9516 215
At hospitals not attached to medical college
1 89.6 2.02 10838 245
3 120.9 2.73 179175 4047
4 103.7 2.34 9639 218
6 189.9 4.29 15504 350
10 116.3 2.63 32490 734
11 73.9 1.67 4354 98
14 108.4 2.45 11203 253
16 116.7 2.64 77622 1753
Average 108.9 2.46 12301 278
Average for all 98.9 2.23 10210 231
  1. INR is Indian Rupee.
  2. US$ 1 = INR 44.27 (average exchange rate for fiscal year April 2005 – March 2006) [10]