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Table 2 Description of the parameters used in System (6)

From: The role of mobility and health disparities on the transmission dynamics of Tuberculosis

Parameters Description Ranges(units) References
β i Susceptibility to TB invasion in Patch i 0.01 - 0.0192 (y −1) [35]
δ i Susceptibility to exogenous TB progression in Patch i 0.0026 - 0.0053 (y −1) [50]
μ i Natural birth and death (per capita) 0.0104 - 0.0143 (y −1) [51]
ρ Relapse (per capita) 0.0010 - 0.0083 (y −1) [52, 52, 53]
γ i Activation from latency in Patch i (per capita) 0.0017 - 0.0036 (y −1) [28]
q Proportion of individuals that develop latent TB 0.9 (dimensionless) [51]
p ij Proportion of time that residents of Patch i spend in Patch j Varies (dimensionless)