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Table 4 Estimated expenses for test, treatment, lodging, transportation, food, and source of major financer

From: Socio-economic and cultural vulnerabilities to cervical cancer and challenges faced by patients attending care at Tikur Anbessa Hospital: a cross sectional and qualitative study

  Number Percent
Source of finance (n = 191)
 Myself 51 26.7
 Family members 98 51.3
 My work institution 2 1.0
 Hospital/free service 34 17.8
 NGO/other institution 6 3.1
Expenditure for tests and treatments (n = 116)
 <1000 6 5.2
 1,000 - 2,999 36 31.0
 3,000 - 4,999 25 21.6
 5,000 - 6,999 15 12.9
 7,000 - 8,900 13 11.2
 9,000 or more 21 18.1
Expenditure for transportation, food and lodging (n = 118)
 <1000 25 21.2
 1,000 - 2,999 54 45.8
 3,000 - 4,999 20 16.9
 5,000 - 6,999 14 11.9
 7,000 - 8,900 3 2.5
 9,000 or more 2 1.7