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Table 3 Median and interquartile range of take-home salaries of civil servant health service managers

From: Dual practice in the health sector: review of the evidence

  Low-income countries (61 respondents) Middle-income countries (39 respondents)
In USD at official exchange rate 3802 (2137–5249) 11 253 (6704–18 900)
In USD corrected for purchasing power parity 13 890 (9411–20 956) 26 376 (18 416–38 931)
As % of the income of a private practice serving 15 patients per day 14% (10%–33%) 29% (22%–41%)
As % of the income of full-time consultancy work (250 days / year) 31% (23%–44%) 81% (45%–108%)
  1. Source: [44, 45]
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