Table 2

Statistics generated for estimating HCV population growth rates

SubtypeBSP regression slopeConLoga.growth rateConLog.t50b
Mean95% confidence intervalMedian
LowerUpper
1b0.83851.1580.78431.60761.13210.596
2a0.81451.1350.63061.71671.09412.390
3a0.63510.9680.56161.46130.93011.738
3b0.89801.0740.68311.54381.04412.713
6a1.0431.2280.76901.76091.19612.977
  • a conLog.growth rate, posterior growth rate estimated under the constant logistic model.

  • b Generated under the constant logistic model. t50 denotes the time at which the viral population size reached 50% of its maximum level.