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Table 2 Monetary value of years of life lost from Ebola Virus Disease in DRC discounted at 5% (2019 Int$ or PPP)

From: The monetary value of human lives lost through Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 2019

Age Group MVYLL assuming DRC life expectancy 60.5 years & 5% discount rate1 MVYLL assuming global average life expectancy of 72 years & 5% discount rate2 MVYLL assuming japan female life expectancy of 87 years & 5% discount rate3
1–4 4,002,823 4,189,491 4,325,872
5–9 1,701,881 1,781,246 1,839,231
10–14 857,748 897,748 926,973
15–19 601,833 634,909 659,074
20–24 489,635 525,282 551,326
25–29 429,139 471,042 501,657
30–34 401,263 454,744 493,818
35–39 4,043,451 4,798,172 5,349,580
40–44 347,734 442,315 511,417
45–49 299,806 426,872 519,708
50–54 226,043 396,323 520,732
55–59 107,398 314,375 465,595
60–64 0 204,639 373,513
65–69 0 85,234 245,343
70–74 0 0 149,328
75–79 0 0 76,009
80–84 0 0 22,948
85–89 0 0 0
90–94 0 0 0
95+ 0 0 0
TOTAL 13,508,754 15,622,391 17,532,122
  1. 1DRC life expectancy 60.5 years and 5% discount rate; 2Global average life expectancy of 72 years and 5% discount rate; 3Japan female life expectancy of 87 years and 5% discount rate; minimum working age in DRC is 15 years, and thus, PYLL below 14 years were value at zero