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Table 2 Annual case-fatality rate 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 11.5 11.0 18.3 17.9 17.9 30.8 14.5 15.9 15.8 25.0
1-5 8.6 8.5 13.4 16.9 11.4 13.0 15.4 20.3 7.9 7.7
6-11 7.7 11.1 15.0 5.9 6.3 13.6 12.0 2.0 7.4 5.9
12-14 9.1 6.7 10.5 21.1 0.0 4.5 0.0 0.0 13.3 6.3
15-19 11.5 6.1 14.3 8.3 21.4 6.3 8.7 19.4 11.5 9.5
20-24 4.3 0.0 0.0 7.7 13.3 7.7 0.0 4.2 9.1 9.1
25-29 8.7 31.0 100.0 0.0 45.5 0.0 26.7 7.7 0.0 0.0
30-34 15.0 25.0 1.2 30.0 13.3 36.4 17.4 13.6 5.9 0.0
35-39 13.0 23.8 2.1 18.8 33.3 21.4 18.8 20.0 22.2 13.0
40-44 18.8 31.6 2.0 0.0 23.8 20.8 30.6 20.0 33.3 30.8
45-49 50.0 19.0 4.0 17.4 28.6 33.3 25.0 15.8 31.3 18.8
50-54 25.0 57.7 4.7 30.4 30.8 31.6 36.0 8.7 28.0 5.9
55-59 41.4 37.0 3.0 35.7 36.8 31.3 58.8 25.0 28.6 44.4
60-64 28.6 26.7 42.9 36.4 37.5 38.9 50.0 39.3 41.7 46.7
65-74 63.8 46.9 40.4 48.8 60.6 50.0 54.8 55.9 70.8 42.1
75-84 77.4 63.2 76.9 69.2 63.0 68.0 60.0 50.0 64.0 44.44
> 84 77.8 63.6 76.5 58.8 75.0 100.0 0.0 0.0 71.4 33.3
Total 21.7 22.3 25.7 25.9 28.5 26.5 26.6 20.4 26.3 19.2