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Table 3 Years of Life Lost (YLL) from Avoidable Māori Child Deaths by Age Group and Gender, at Varying Discount Rates

From: The cost of child health inequalities in Aotearoa New Zealand: a preliminary scoping study

Years of Life Lost (YLL) 0% 3%“Base Case” 5% 8%
0–1yr female 7279 2680 1726 1095
1–5yr female 1825 689 446 283
5–15yr female 2926 1182 776 497
Total Female 12030 4551 2948 1875
0–1yr male 9480 3626 2353 1498
1–5yr male 2091 820 535 341
5–15yr male 2450 1029 683 439
Total Male 14021 5475 3571 2278
Total 2003–7 26051 10026 6518 4153
Annual YLL 5210 2005 1304 831
Equivalent “Statistical Lives”* 66.8 25.7 16.7 10.6
  1. *Assumes life expectancy of 78 years.