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Table 1 Payments to transporters using motorcycles in Kamuli district (December 2009 to June 2010)

From: Exploring new health markets: experiences from informal providers of transport for maternal health services in Eastern Uganda

Level of participation Low Moderate Moderately high Very high
Vouchers per individual 1 - 50 51 - 100 101 - 400 400>
Number of transport vouchers 1,597 1,614 17,461 31102
Number of transporters 83 21 77 43
Total paid in 7 months (Ug Shs) 7,088,000 6,737,500 73,226,000 131,699,000
Total paid in 7 months (USD) 3,222 3,063 33,285 59,863
Average amount per individual (Ug Sh) 85,398 320,833 950,987 3,062,767
Average amount per individual (USD) 39 146 432 1,392
Average amount paid per month per individual (Ug Sh) 12,200 45,833 135,855 437,538
Average amount paid per month per individual (USD) 6 21 62 199
  1. *1 USD=2200 Ug.Shs