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Table 3 Cost and utility parameters

From: Is cycle network expansion cost-effective? A health economic evaluation of cycling in Oslo

Description of Costs and utilities Cost ($) and utility values SD Distribution for sensitivity analysis Source
Costs
 Investment cost, total/per capita 3,022,975/4.5 1.690 Gamma [38]
 Maintenance cost, total/per capita 44,438/0.066 0.020 Gamma [12]
 Cost of CHD 1st event 22,133 8300 Gamma [19]
 Cost of post-CHD 1st event 21,597 8099 Gamma [19]
 Cost of stroke 1st event 25,421 9533 Gamma [19]
 Cost of post stroke 1st event 11,962 4486 Gamma [39]
 Cost of T2D 5247 1968 Gamma [40, 41]
 Cost of cancer 13,810 5179 Gamma [42]
Utilities
 Healthy 1.00    Assumed
 Cancer 0.74 0.015 Beta [43]
 CHD1 0.47 0.016 Beta [28, 44]
 CHD1+ 0.56 0.016 Beta [44]
 Stroke1 0.50 0.036 Beta [44]
 Stroke1+ 0.50 0.036 Beta [44]
 T2D 0.81 0.190 Beta [45]
 Wellbeing gain when active 0.05 0.013 Beta [28]