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TABLE D-10.3 Disease Burden: P. falciparum

 

 

Under 5 Years

5–14 Years

15–59 Years

60 Years and Over

Morbidity Category

Description

Number of Cases

Duration

Number of Cases

Duration

Number of Cases

Duration

Number of Cases

Duration

A

Moderate localized pain and/or mild systemic reaction, or impairment requiring minor change in normal activities, and associated with some restriction of work activity

1,995,000

3

6,168,750

2

26,775,000

2

3,325,000

3

B

Moderate pain and/or moderate impairment requiring moderate change in normal activities, e.g., housebound or in bed, and associated with temporary loss of ability to work

9,120,000

4

14,100,000

2

24,480,000

2

3,040,000

4

C

Severe pain, severe short-term impairment, or hospitalization

13,537,500

6

8,371,875

4

7,267,500

3

902,500

5

D

Mild chronic disability (not requiring hospitalization, institutionalization, or other major limitation of normal activity, and resulting in minor limitation of ability to work)

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

E

Moderate to severe chronic disability (requiring hospitalization, special care, or other major limitation of normal activity, and seriously restricting ability to work)

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

F

Total impairment

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

G

Reproductive impairment resulting in infertility

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

 

n.a.

H

Death

990,000

n.a.

261,731

n.a.

189,338

n.a.

43,931

n.a.



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