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15–59 Years

60 Years and Over

 

Cases

Duration (days)

Infant Mortality Equivalence Value

Subtotal

Cases

Duration (days)

Infant Mortality Equivalence Value

Subtotal

Subtotal by Category

 

8,750

0

 

50,000

0

0

2,256,561

7

5,650

2,796

149,378

7

25,000

42

3,133

1,221,794

14

2,000

8,553

206,277

14

5,000

578

10,342

 

n.a.

30

0

 

n.a.

550

0

0

 

n.a.

2.75

0

 

n.a.

23.125

0

0

 

n.a.

0.309

0

 

n.a.

5

0

0

 

n.a.

16.5

0

 

n.a.

300

0

0

5,146

n.a.

0.4

12,865

8,005

n.a.

5

1,601

16,754

 

24,213

 

2,220

30,229

generally not practical to determine the extent of the error. Therefore, raw data on reported disease incidence were rarely used as a sole basis for disease estimates.)

  • Conditions affecting disease incidence are not uniform. Therefore, the exceptionally broad scope of the attempted estimates and the occasional need to extrapolate data from very few countries or studies to the entire developing world led to numerical estimates of uncertain validity.

  • For certain conditions, the estimates (both absolute numbers



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