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Table 1 Incidence of IPD (/100,000 population) in Western European countries

From: Pneumococcal serotype evolution in Western Europe

  Pre-PCV7 period Post-PCV7 period Post-higher PCV period
Countries in which only PCV13 used
Belgium [11] 2002–2003   2013
<2 years 155.9   56.0
Denmark [14] 2000–2007 2008–2010 2011–2013
<2 years 55.1 25.9 16.0
≥65 years 65.5 60.0 49.4
France [20] 2001–2002 2008–2009 2012
<2 years 30.3 24.6 17.2
>64 years 27.7 31.1 26.5
Ireland [21] 2008 2011 2012
All ages 9.5 7.6 7.6
Norway [25] 2005 2010 2012
<2 years 77.0 20.0 8.1
All ages 23.0 15.0 13.0
Spain (Madrid) [27] - 2007–2010 2011–2012
<15 years - 17.1 7.7
Switzerland [29, 30] 2002–2005 2010 2012
<2 years 27.1 20.6 8.1
≥65 years 42.1 35.2 35.7
UK [31]   2008–2010 2013–2014
<2 years - 22.2 12.0
≥65 years - 27.6 20.6
Countries in which only PCV13 used
Finland [39] 2006 2010 2014
<1 year 68.5 50.7 11.2
>64 years 31.1 32.3 32.5
Countries in which both PCV13 and PCV10 used
Germany [4244] 1997–2001 2010 2012
<2 yearsa 7.7 4.1 3.7
<2 yearsb 12.7 9.4 6.3
Spain (Navarra) [47] 2001–2003 2004–2009 2010–2013
<5 years 87.1 60.7 18.7
≥65 years 33.6 32.5 25.0
Portugal [48]   2008–2009 2011–2012
<1 year - 52.1 25.1
1-2 years - 31.6 16.1
  1. aPneumococcal meningitis: bpneumococcal non-meningitis IPD