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Table 1 Estimated number of total cases, hospitalized cases and fatal cases of dengue disease in Cambodia, incidence by group of age and health seeking behavior by year

From: Cost and disease burden of Dengue in Cambodia

  2006 2007 2008
Estimated No. cases 76,933 404,165 121,007
Estimated No. hospitalized cases 31,983 42,704 3,129
Estimated No. fatal cases 153 407 72
Incidence rate    
   <5 years 16.0 79.2 15.5
   5-9 years 15.8 83.7 24.4
   10-14 years 8.9 46.2 17.2
   15-19 years 1.1 15.2 6.8
   >20 years 0.5* 1.5* 1.0*
Health seeking behavior    
   % who seek care 93 50 37
   % public hospital 42 11 3
   % private clinic 48 31 28
   % health center 2 4 1
   % pharmacy 1 5 5
  1. * Expert estimates