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Table 2 Table of parameters specific to the disease and the nature of its spread

From: Network model and analysis of the spread of Covid-19 with social distancing

Parameter Value
Initial number of infections 5
Symptomatic-to-essential transmission 0.05
Symptomatic-to-population transmission 0.005
Asymptomatic-to-all transmission 0.05
Ratio of symptomatic cases 20%
Probability of mortality 5%
Probability of immunity 85%
Mean of recovery period 17 days
Mean time to death 14 days
  1. These parameters reflect an intuitive estimation at the time of model construction with the intention to study general trends. The values of these parameters can be changed in the code (see “Methods” section)