Table 1

Demographic, sexual behavior, cervical cancer screening, and disease model parameters
Parameter Estimate Source
Demographic variables
Total population size 203,429,773 [15]
Annual all-cause mortality rate by sex and age (Data not shown) [16]
Sexual behavior variables
Annual mean number of sexual partners by sex Male Female [17]
 15-19 yrs 1.65 1.29
 20-24 yrs 1.89 1.07
 25-34 yrs 1.40 1.06
 35-44 yrs 1.22 0.98
 45-59 yrs 1.15 0.79
Screening variables
Female
Cervical cancer screening rate, % past 3 years 70 [18-20]
Cervical cancer screening rate, % past year [18]
 <20 yrs 0.0
 20-29 yrs 26.0
 30-34 yrs 30.3
 35-39 yrs 32.6
 40-44 yrs 30.8
 45-49 yrs 30.0
 50-54 yrs 28.6
 55-69 yrs 26.4
 >70 yrs 10.0
Disease variables
Cervical cancer mortality rates, per year [21]
Localized cervical cancer
 <40 yrs 0.135
 40-49 yrs 0.066
 50-59 yrs 0.090
 60-69 yrs 0.100
 >70 yrs 0.130
Regional cervical cancer
 <40 yrs 0.202
 40-49 yrs 0.100
 50-59 yrs 0.136
 60-69 yrs 0.150
 >70 yrs 0.195
Distant cervical cancer
 <40 yrs 0.808
 40-49 yrs 0.399
 50-59 yrs 0.543
 60-69 yrs 0.602
 >70 yrs 0.780
Population level hysterectomy rates, % per year
 < 25 yrs 0.01
 25-29 yrs 0.03
 30-34 yrs 0.12
 35-39 yrs 0.36
 40-44 yrs 0.67
 45-54 yrs 0.58
 55-69 yrs 0.20
 >70 yrs 0.20

Kawai et al.

Kawai et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2012 12:250   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-250

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