TABLE 4.

Projected Costs (Millions) of Conjugate Meningococcal Vaccination of a Hypothetical US Adolescent (11-Year-Old) Cohort: Median and 5th and 95th Percentiles

No VaccinationVaccinationCost (Savings) From Vaccination
Disease costs
    Societal cost of disease$146 ($111–$184)$78 ($42–$109)($68)
    Direct cost of disease$38 ($23–$58)$20 ($10–$34)($18)
Program costs
    Cost per vaccination = $100NA$273 ($200–$290)$273
    Cost per vaccination = $82.50NA$227 ($158–$406)$227
    Cost per vaccination = $60NA$163 ($120–$290)$163
  • NA indicates not applicable.