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Table 6 Value of YLL from Childhood Inequities, varying VoSL Values and Discount Rates ($NZ)

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

VoSL value (June 2008 prices) 0% “Base case” 3% 5% 8%
Method 1 Method 2 Method 1 Method 2 Method 1 Method 2 Method 1 Method 2
$2.212m (Fire Safety, 2007 [43]) $147,797,553 $147,384,352 $56,879,748 $147,863,409 $36,981,626 $147,548,342 $23,563,447 $147,414,901
$3.352m (Transport 1991 [42]) $223,935,654 $223,309,592 $86,181,425 $224,035,436 $56,032,759 $223,558,062 $35,702,187 $223,355,878
$5.676m (Transport 1998 [36]) $379,192,367 $378,132,251 $145,931,824 $379,361,329 $94,880,802 $378,552,987 $60,454,853 $378,210,627