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Table 5 Simple example: population after elimination of 50% of disease A and 50% of disease B

From: Taking multi-morbidity into account when attributing DALYs to risk factors: comparing dynamic modeling with the GBD2010 calculation method

  N in Population Disability weight Disability Weighted N Adjusted Disability Weight Adjusted Disability weighted N
Healthy 9,025 0 0 0 0
Disease A only 475 0.3 142.5 0.2955 140.3625
Disease B only 475 0.3 142.5 0.2955 140.3625
Both disease A and B 25 0.51 12.75 0.591 14.775
Total 10,000   297.75   295.5