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Table 4 Median and interquartile range of total income (salary plus extra activities) 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 5899 (2712–8137) 11 372 (6000–23 040)
In USD corrected for purchasing power parity 21 438 (4081–84 640) 39 377 (26 149–64 338)
As % of the income of a private practice serving 15 patients a day 26% (17%–52%) 42% (29%–64%)
As % of the income of full-time consultancy work (250 days/year) 49% (30%–96%) 115% (74%–172%)
  1. Source: [44, 45]
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