TABLE 6

Age and Insurance-Adjusted Rate of Hospitalizations for LRTI and Severe LRTI, Mechanical Ventilation Use During LRTI Hospitalizations, and Projected Number of Hospitalizations in the United States per Year and During Peak LRTI Months

Age Group, yRates/100 000 Person-Years/Adjusted for Insurance TypeProjected Number of Hospitalizations in United States per Year, Adjusted for InsuranceProjected Number of Hospitalizations in United States in Peak LRTI Months (January–March) per Year, Adjusted for Insurance
Rate of LRTI
HospitalizationsRate of Severe LRTI HospitalizationsRate of MV Among LRTI HospitalizationsProjected LRTI HospitalizationProjected Severe LRTI HospitalizationsProjected LRTI Hospitalizations Requiring MVProjected Severe LRTI HospitalizationsProjected LRTI Hospitalizations Requiring MV
Age-adjusted totals404538235 82531 289435013 0381952
<117412433368 812960413044178599
110581121441 80244255531982244
2–444751654 96862727382666349
5–918224337 09648926111873281
10–188716333 147609611432339479
  • MV, mechanical ventilation.