Table 2

HFRS cases among EPI-targeted age group and non-targeted age group from 2005–2010 in Non-EPI and EPI provinces
Total number of cases Incidence per 100 000 population Number of cases (%)
Year 16-60 years of age <16 years of age >60 years of age
Non-EPI provinces 2005 669 0.22 614(91.8) 21(3.1) 34(5.1)
2006 432 0.14 392(90.7) 16(3.7) 24(5.6)
2007 230 0.08 201(87.4) 10(4.3) 19(8.3)
2008 219 0.07 193(88.1) 8(3.7) 18(8.2)
2009 199 0.06 165(82.9) 9(4.5) 25(12.6)
2010 194 0.06 169(87.1) 5(2.6) 20(10.3)
Provinces targeted for EPI since 2008 2005 17 402 4.93 15 177(87.2) 742(4.3) 1483(8.5)
2006 12 137 3.42 10 680(88.0) 436(3.6) 1021(8.4)
2007 8374 2.34 7394(88.3) 208(2.5) 772(9.2)
2008* 6959 1.93 5975(85.9) 184(2.6) 800(11.5)
2009* 6378 1.76 5464(85.7) 166(2.6) 748(11.7)
2010* 6995 1.92 5709(81.6) 261(3.7) 1025(14.7)
2005 3210 0.51 2711(84.5) 148(4.6) 351(10.9)
2006 2860 0.46 2408(84.2) 112(3.9) 340(11.9)
2007 2644 0.42 2195(83.0) 84(3.2) 365(13.8)
2008 2049 0.32 1723(84.1) 62(3.0) 264(12.9)
2009** 2265 0.36 1867(82.5) 52(2.3) 346(15.3)
2010** 2218 0.35 1825(82.3) 56(2.5) 337(15.2)

Note.*Statistically significant decrease (p < 0.05) in the number of cases from pre-vaccine years (2005–2007). **Statistically significant decrease in the number of cases (p < 0.05) from pre-vaccine years (2005–2008).

He et al.

He et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:394   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-394

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