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Table 6 Reported weekly earnings and health expenditure of 10 cases and controls over a 3 week period

From: Measuring the physical and economic impact of filarial lymphoedema in Chikwawa district, Malawi: a case-control study

  Cases Controls
  Median Range Median Range
Median weekly earnings (MK) 527 261–1 046 1 393 451–3 582
Median weekly health expenditure (MK) 147 0–404 278 9–1 578
% weekly earnings spent on health 16 0–41 22 2–68