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Table 2 The estimated average productivity costs related to fatal dengue episodes

From: Productivity costs from a dengue episode in Asia: a systematic literature review

Authors Country Method Wage source Discount rate Average productivity cost related to a fatal dengue episode (US$ 2017 prices)
 Okanurak et al. [15] Thailand NA GNP per capita NA Children: 166,861
Adult: 167,209
 Suaya et al. [16] Cambodia NA GDP per capita 3% 15,568
Thailand NA GDP per capita   99,339
Malaysia NA GDP per capita   132,074
 Shim et al. [39] Philippines HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 85,218
Adults: 55,392
 Carrasco et al. [37] Singapore HCA and FCA HCA used GDP per capita, FCA used gross earning for friction period 3% HCA: 396,836.8-417,187.4
FCA: 5698.2-7122.7
 Shepard et al. [25] Malaysia HCA Minimum wage 3% 52,168.9
 Beaute et al. [40] Cambodia HCA Average annual income from World Bank 3% 16,242.1
 Luh et al.α [41] Taiwan HCA GDP per capita 3% Epidemic year: 224,884.4
Non-epidemic year: 215,634.7
 Shepard et al. [4] Afghanistan HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 18,077
Adult: 12,368
Bangladesh HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 34,772
Adult: 22,354
Bhutan HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 77,077
Adult: 49,873
Brunei HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 851,115
Adult: 554,098
Cambodia HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 32,483
Adult: 21,282
China HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 187,606
Adult: 122,518
India HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 44,120
Adult: 28,729
Indonesia HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 91,835
Adult: 59,693
Lao HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 49,823
Adult: 32,178
Malaysia HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 238,657
Adult: 155,441
Maldives HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 208,713
Adult: 135,881
Myanmar HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 28,443
Adult: 18,962
Nepal HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 23,007
Adult: 14,955
Pakistan HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 43,947
Adult: 28,506
Philippines HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 72,754
Adult: 47,290
Singapore HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 1,453,237
Adult: 948,121
Sri Lanka HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 93,487
Adult: 61,013
Taiwan HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 1,199,795
Adult: 783,068
Tajikistan HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 19,002
Adult: 12,035
Thailand HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 159,870
Adult: 104,347
East Timor HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 121,101
Adult: 79,282
Uzbekistan HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 21,256
Adult: 13,777
Vietnam HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 55,848
Adult: 36,555
Yemen HCA GDP per capita 3% Children: 69,819
Adult: 46,546
 Hariharan et al. [38] India NA NA NA 33,185.4
 Bangert et al. [36] Maldives NA NA NA Children: 198,181.3
Adult: 129,024.3
  1. Where possible, the costs were adjusted to US$ 2017 prices. In some cases, the adjusted costs were smaller than the original values reported due to changes in the country’s US$ exchange rate
  2. α: Values were not adjusted for inflation (see Additional file 2)
  3. Human capital and friction cost approaches are defined in Fig. 1
  4. GNP Gross national product, GDP gross domestic product, HCA human capital approach, FCA friction cost approach, NA not available