Skip to main content

Table 2 Health and cost outcomes of one-year refugee birth cohorts under different hepatitis B vaccine immunization scenarios for refugees resettled from Western Sahara to Algeria, Somalia to Djibouti and Mali to Mauritania [24, 41, 54, 55]

From: Cost-effectiveness of birth-dose hepatitis B vaccination among refugee populations in the African region: a series of case studies

Strategy Relative Life-Years Saved per Camp Life-Years Saved per 10,000 Refugees Vaccine and Program Costs (USD) per Camp Incremental Cost (USD) per Camp
Djibouti
 Routine immunization   3460
 Birth dose plus routine immunization 1118 506 4393 933
 Rapid diagnostic testing plus birth dose and routine immunization 807 365 4471 1011
Algeria
 Routine immunization   6408
 Birth dose plus routine immunization 1134 126 8208 1800
 Rapid diagnostic testing plus birth dose and routine immunization 180 20 8172 1764
Mauritania
 Routine immunization   7519
 Birth dose plus routine immunization 10,581 2204 9420 1901
 Rapid diagnostic testing plus birth dose and routine immunization 9905 2064 9567 2049
  1. Abbreviation: USD United States dollars