DRG’s Extrapolated Worldwide Coverage is the first and only evidence-based data set of epidemiological forecasts for key dermatitis patient populations covering 171 countries and more than 99% of the global population, delivered in an interactive dashboard-style download.

Use the Extrapolated Worldwide Coverage dashboard to do the following:

  • View 10-year forecasts of the Total 12-month prevalent cases for all 171 countries, stratified by region and World Bank income status.
  • Aggregate country-level estimates into region-level estimates, according to user preference or as required by regulators for orphan drug designations.
  • Visualize global correlations between disease risk or patient population size and key indicators of market opportunity such as GDP per capita and healthcare spend per capita.
  • Generate and export global heat maps of disease risk or patient population size.

The Extrapolated Worldwide Coverage dashboard is available as an Excel file in the “Downloads” section. It is available for purchase by clients who subscribe to all 45 countries covered by DRG Epidemiology. For subscription and entitlement queries, please contact questions@teamdrg.com.

Table of contents

  • Dermatitis/Eczema - Epidemiology - Extrapolated Worldwide Coverage
    • Extrapolated Worldwide Coverage
      • Introduction
      • Download
      • The Global Extrapolator Model
      • The Global Extrapolation Algorithm
      • Bibliography

Author(s): Kurt White; Nicole Zhang, MPH

Kurt is an associate epidemiologist and joined Decision Resources Group in 2018.  He has significant experience with statistical methods such as multivariate linear regression and logistic regression.

 He completed his master’s and doctoral degree (MPH, PhD) in Epidemiology at Indiana University School of Public Health, where he worked on projects investigating the relationship between physical activity and infectious disease health outcomes.  He also completed his master’s (MA) in anthropology at Indiana University and his master’s (MS) in biology at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. 

Nicole Zhang is an Epidemiologist at Decision Resources Group. She focuses on the epidemiology of oncology and cardiovascular disorders.

She holds an M.P.H. from Tufts Medical School where she specialized in epidemiology and biostatistics. She also holds a B.A. in Chemistry and Statistics from Mount Holyoke College. Prior to joining Decision Resources, she worked as a research analyst at Massachusetts General Hospital where she independently managed data from food information survey conducted in Chelsea, MA. She has also worked at Massachusetts Department of Public Health where she conducted secondary research in the fields of gestational diabetes.