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Table 4 Incremental cost-effectiveness ratio

From: Cost-effectiveness analysis of a large-scale crèche intervention to prevent child drowning in rural Bangladesh

Cost-effectiveness Analysis (in 2015 US$)
Comparison between the intervention and status-quo by program perspective
Incremental cost per year* Incremental effect per year* Incremental cost-effectiveness ratio, ICER (95% CI)
ICER per live saved   Lives saved Per live saved
Program perspective
Crèche Intervention $1602,556 95.41 $16,797 ($8829 to $24,461)
Societal perspective
Crèche intervention (Parents' time valued) − $15,902,459 95.41 − $166,679 (− $196,649 to − $141,569)
Crèche intervention (Parents' time not valued) $5,445,670 95.41 $57,078 ($44,346 to $72,602)
ICER per DALY averted   DALYs averted Per DALY averted
Program perspective
Crèche Intervention $1,602,556 2788.59 $575 ($302 to $837)
Societal perspective
Crèche intervention (Parents' time valued) –$15,902,459 2788.59 − $5703 (− $6728 to − $4844)
Crèche intervention (Parents' time not valued) $5,445,670 2788.59 $1953 ($1517 to $2484)
  1. Negative values indicate savings
  2. *Estimates for a hypothetical population of 100,000 children aged 12 to 47 months old