Table 2

Cost components from studies based on data from provider/system perspective

Country/studyDiabetes typeOutpatient (per visit)Cost components, average per person (2016 US$)
Outpatient visits
(per year)
Laboratory (per year)Medicines (per year)Inpatient (per year)
LMICs (n=1)Bangladesh40 2*24.0027.00194.00
UMICs (n=10)Iran41 2**4.72**
Thailand42 1 and 23.9918.0914.7426.4124.95
China43 1 and 2****990.79
China44 ****1790.22
Mexico45 210.7584.81*73.07*
Mexico46 242.32173.2924.13**
Brazil47 24.758.6616.1691.30*
Brazil48 1**56.93415.4729.44
Turkey49 2***668.41*
Argentina50 1 and 221.74152.4340.06679.60
  • *Authors did not provide data on this cost component.

  • LMIC, lower middle-income country; UMIC, upper middle-income country.