Table 6– Total costs and affordability of treatment according to World Health Organization guidelines in the context of funding for tuberculosis (TB) control in 2003
Indicator of cost, funding or affordabilityEstoniaRussia
Estimated number of cases of MDR-TB15034029
Cost per patient treated US$897410088
Total cost US$ millions, nominal values1.3343
Total funding for TB control US$ millions3.1375
Cost as % total funding for TB control4391
  • MDR: multidrug-resistant.