Table A8.

Parameters of the population-driven model for various human races

Distance (m)Estimated model max.Low 95%High 95%ϵσuabc
Men4009.319.139.71–1.3141.3588.273–0.3140–0.02990.0892
8007.937.858.08–1.5661.3677.055–0.0918–0.02770.0560
15007.537.328.08–1.0241.1836.377–0.5427–0.01380.0679
30007.006.827.31–1.0881.2175.885–0.2873–0.02220.0633
50007.026.707.84–0.7751.0825.624–0.1919–0.02230.0522
10,0006.666.407.27–0.9331.3035.264–0.1850–0.02290.0535
42,1955.775.655.99–1.6162.4284.269–0.3555–0.03170.1058
Women42,1955.125.035.30–4.2667.9483.259–0.3334–0.03250.1012
  • The 95% confidence limits are given for the estimated maximum of the model [u–(σ/ϵ)]. Values for σ, ϵ and u of the GPE are best-fit estimates. Values shown for a, b and c of the GEV (Eqn 1) are best-fit estimates. All values for ϵ and a are significantly less than 0 (P<0.05)