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Table 1 Annual incidence of bacterial meningitis, Cuba, 1998-2007

From: Community acquired bacterial meningitis in Cuba: a follow up of a decade

Age 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007
< 1 81.2 66.7 84.1 56.5 40.5 47.8 43.5 51.2 34.5 33.4
1-5 19.0 16.0 11.1 8.8 4.8 6.4 7.4 9.3 5.8 7.6
6-11 5.0 7.9 4.1 3.6 3.4 5.0 2.9 5.7 3.1 4.0
12-14 2.2 5.9 3.7 3.6 4.3 4.2 2.8 2.2 3.3 3.4
15-19 3.7 4.5 4.5 3.0 1.8 1.9 2.7 4.3 3.0 2.5
20-24 2.8 2.5 1.7 3.9 2.2 1.9 2.0 3.3 1.4 1.5
25-29 2.1 2.7 3.0 1.8 1.2 2.2 2.0 3.5 1.5 1.4
30-34 1.8 2.2 2.7 0.9 1.4 1.0 2.2 2.2 1.8 1.4
35-39 2.4 2.1 2.5 1.4 1.9 2.5 1.5 2.8 1.7 2.2
40-44 2.4 2.8 2.8 1.4 2.7 2.7 3.7 2.0 0.8 1.3
45-49 1.7 3.0 2.2 3.4 3.1 3.2 1.8 2.8 2.2 2.3
50-54 3.2 4.2 3.8 3.6 4.0 3.0 3.9 3.6 3.9 2.6
55-59 5.6 5.0 4.6 5.0 3.4 2.8 2.9 4.1 2.3 3.0
60-64 3.3 6.8 6.0 4.7 3.4 3.7 4.3 5.5 2.3 3.0
65-74 7.5 7.7 7.3 6.5 5.0 4.1 4.4 4.8 3.3 2.6
75-84 9.0 10.7 7.2 10.5 7.3 6.6 5.2 5.7 6.4 6.9
> 84 7.7 9.0 13.4 13.1 9.3 3.6 4.2 6.1 9.6 2.0
Total 5.5 6.0 5.3 4.4 3.5 3.7 3.6 4.5 3.0 3.1