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Table 3 Hospitalisation and mortality rates due to influenza-attributable respiratory diseasea by place of death and age-group

From: Modelling estimates of age-specific influenza-related hospitalisation and mortality in the United Kingdom

Age group (years) Hospitalisations (HES) Deaths (ONS) Inpatient deaths (HES deaths) % of hospitalised patients who died in hospitalb % of ONS-reported deaths that occurred in hospitalc
0–4 93 0 0 -- --
5–17 20 0 0 -- --
18–49 15 0 0 -- --
50–64 39 4 3 8 % 75 %
65–74 101 20 13 13 % 65 %
75+ 252 131 65 26 % 50 %
All ages 49 12 6 12 % 50 %
  1. Hospitalisations according to primary diagnosis, deaths according to underlying diagnosis
  2. abroadly defined
  3. bcalculated from mean seasonal attributed HES deaths (rate /100,000) divided by mean seasonal attributed hospitalisations (rate /100,000)
  4. ccalculated from mean seasonal attributed HES deaths (rate /100,000) divided by mean seasonal attributed ONS deaths (rate /100,000)