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Table 4 Health impact over the lifetime of the benefit cohorts

From: A refined and updated health impact assessment of the Global Programme to Eliminate Lymphatic Filariasis (2000–2020)

  Person-years of chronic LF prevented (millions) ADL cases prevented (millions) DALYs averted (millions)
AFR 595.23 1746.72 72.74
AMR 19.82 58.25 2.42
EMR 14.55 43.15 1.78
SEAR 1309.32 3841.49 160.00
WPR 57.58 168.86 7.04
Total 1996.50 5858.48 243.98