TABLE 3

Estimated Cases and Deaths Prevented and Costs Saved for Selected Vaccine-Preventable Diseases With a Vaccination Program for 1 Cohorta

DiseaseCases PreventedDeaths PreventedDirect Costs Saved, Million $Societal Costs Saved (Direct + Indirect), Million $
Diphtheria275 02827 503365439 296
Tetanus169251245
Pertussis2 950 836106244437017
Hib19 60674118103756
Polio67 46380028987259
Measles3 835 825310637628862
Mumps2 312 2751214112374
Rubella1 981 06615187721
Congenital rubella syndrome63270133257
HepB239 99335142401770
Varicella3 942 546733731598
HepA153 1643652114
Pneumococcus-related diseasesb2 323 95250569652696
Rota1 582 94019327595
Total19 685 49542 03220 26776 360
  • a Costs are rounded and presented in US dollars.

  • b Included IPD, acute otitis media, and pneumonia.