Research Article
Modelling the Transmission Dynamics of COVID19 in Six HighBurden Countries
Table 1
Depiction and estimation of the model parameters for six countries.
 Countries  Parameters  Description  Estimated values  References 
 Australia   Population in 2020  25,499,884  [15]   Death rate   [16]   Transmission rate   Fitted   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Infection saturation rate   Assumed   Comorbidity rate  0.3  Assumed   Recruitment rate   
 Italy   Population in 2020  60,461,826  [17]   Death rate   [16]   Transmission rate   Fitted   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Infection saturation rate   Assumed   Comorbidity rate  0.3  Assumed   Recruitment rate   
 Spain   Population in 2020  46,754,778  [18]   Death rate   [16]   Transmission rate   Fitted   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Infection saturation rate   Assumed   Comorbidity rate  0.3  Assumed   Recruitment rate   
 USA   Population in 2020   [19]   Death rate   [16]   Transmission rate   Fitted   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Infection saturation rate   Assumed   Comorbidity rate  0.3  Assumed   Recruitment rate   
 UK   Population in 2020  67,886,011  [20]   Death rate   [16]   Transmission rate   Fitted   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Infection saturation rate   Assumed   Comorbidity rate  0.3  Assumed   Recruitment rate   
 Canada   Population in 2020  37,742,154  [21]   Death rate   [16]   Transmission rate   Fitted   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Progression rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Recovery rate from to   Assumed   Infection saturation rate   Assumed   Comorbidity rate  0.3  Assumed   Recruitment rate   

