Table 3

Predicted and observed number of mesothelioma deaths in men 1987–2000

By end of yearPredicted (cumulative)Observed
Model 1Model 2Model 3
*Observed number as known at the time of prediction.
†Observed number revised in current update.
198684*84*84*89†
1990133128124126
1995216194180173
2000320267234224