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Table 3 Notifications STEC in Australia 2000 to 2010, by age and sex

From: Epidemiology of Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli in Australia, 2000-2010

  Males Females Total Rate, notifications per 100,000/year
< 5 years 63 62 125 0.9
5 - 14 years 71 55 126 0.4
15 - 59 years 157 205 362 0.3
60+ years 80 128 208 0.5
Total 371 450 822 0.4
  1. Source: Data extracted from National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System website [26]