H1N1 Swine Flu Death & Hospitalization Rate Information

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by Jeff Gilchrist
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Graphs & Tables Updated: Weekly

This page contains the latest death & hospitalization rate information and case statistics for Canada and Ontario for wave 2 (Fall 2009/Winter 2010) of the H1N1 swine pandemic flu based on information from legitimate and official sources.  It also includes flu activity levels from 1997 to 2009 for USA.  The bottom of the page contains links to sites with useful information.

Weekly Death Stats - Canada & Ontario

Source:  Public Health Agency of Canada

Breakdown of Canada Deaths:

Category Value
Female 47%
Male 53%
Median Age 54
   
Underlying medical conditions 84%
Pregnancy 0%
Aboriginal Status 7%
Data: 8/30/2009 to  2/27/2010

Source:  Public Health Agency of Canada
        Breakdown of Ontario Deaths:

Category Value
Hospitalized prior to death 80%
Underlying medical conditions 88%
   
Youngest Age 0
Oldest Age 95
Average Age 51
Median Age 54
Data Up To: 3/3/2010

Source:  Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care



Weekly Hospitalization Stats - Canada & Ontario

Source: Public Health Agency of Canada

Breakdown of Canada Hospitalizations:

CategoryValue
Female50%
Male50%
Median Age30
  
Underlying medical conditions59%
Pregnancy18%
Aboriginal Status5%
Data: 8/30/2009 to 2/27/2010

Source:  Public Health Agency of Canada
        Breakdown of Ontario Hospitalizations:

CategoryValue____Age GroupRate/100,000
# Hospitalizations1844< 190.31
Rate per 100,000 population14.31 - 446.32
Age < 2049%5 - 1423.19
Average Stay (days)515 - 2410.86
Mean Stay (days)325 - 448.38
Shortest Stay (days)045 - 6412.55
Longest Stay (days)12765+9.96
Data Up To:3/3/2010

Source:  Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care



Flu Activity (% visits for ILI) from 1997-2009 - United States of America

Source:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)


Stats From Previous H1N1 Waves:


Useful Links for more Information

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