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Table 5 Gender differential in average cost of cholera treatment among under-five children

From: Cost of illness for cholera in a high risk urban area in Bangladesh: an analysis from household perspective

Sex Number of patients Average cost, BDT (US$)
Direct cost Indirect cost Total cost
Male 87 642.4 (8.6) 1,121 (15) 1,763.4 (23.5)
Female 54 564.4 (7.7) 756 (10) 1,321.4 (17.7)
Total 141 612.5 (8.2) 982 (13) 1,594.2 (21.2)