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Table 2 Biological parameter values and meanings

From: Mathematical modelling of vector-borne diseases and insecticide resistance evolution

Parameter Meaning Value Parameter Meaning Value
C Human birth rate 0.457·10−4 μ aa Recessive homozygote vector mortality rate Table 4
μ h Human mortality rate 0.457·10−4 μ Aa Heterozygote vector mortality rate Table 4
β h Probability of vector-human transmission 0.4 μ AA Dominant homozygote vector mortality rate Table 4
γ Human recovery rate 0.121 β v Probability of human-vector transmission 0.4
θ Vector oviposition rate 6.353 K Carrying capacity 2·105
  1. Values obtained in Santos [21]