Table 62.4Postpolio Eradication Costs (Millions of U.S. dollars)

Continue OPVStop OPVUniversal IPV
Low-income countries1,3644874,418
Middle-income countries12,19612,19612,196
High-income countries6,4096,4096,409
Subtotal19,96919,09223,023
Global response capacity1,1201,3201,120
Total21,08920,41224,143

Note: Costs are expressed in present value terms, calculated over the period 2005 to 2020, and discounted at 3 percent.

From: Chapter 62, Control and Eradication

Cover of Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries
Disease Control Priorities in Developing Countries. 2nd edition.
Jamison DT, Breman JG, Measham AR, et al., editors.
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