Volume 9, Number 5—May 2003
Global Illness and Deaths Caused by Rotavirus Disease in Children
|Annual no. of diarrhea episodes (x1,000)||1,287,405||123,580||9,015|
|Median % of episodes with rotavirus (IQR)aI||8.1 (4.0–12.2)||18.8 (15.0–22.0)||21.3 (17.2–28.8)|
|Total rotavirus episodes (range) (x1,000)||104,280 (51,496–157,063)||23,233 (18,537–27,188)||1,920 (1,551–2,596)|
aIQR, interquartile range.
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