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Table 3 Number of avoided outcomes and associated cost offsets (in A$) for total recommended population (n = 7,423,675) by season

From: Impact of quadrivalent influenza vaccine on public health and influenza-related costs in Australia

  Outcomes avoided Influenza-related cost offsets
  Influenza cases GP consultations Working days lost Hospitalisations Deaths Total TPP Total Societal
  Total Rate per 100,000 population Total Rate per 100,000 population Total Rate per 100,000 population Total Rate per 100,000 population Total Rate per 100,000 population Total Rate per 100,000 population Total Rate per 100,000 population
2002 5,793 78 4,034 54 2,808 38 299 4.0 58 0.78 $3,097,560 $41,725 $3,946,994 $53,168
2003 155 2 108 1 75 1 8 0.1 2 0.02 $82,892 $1,117 $105,623 $1,423
2004 2,663 36 1,854 25 1,291 17 137 1.9 27 0.36 $1,423,708 $19,178 $1,814,127 $24,437
2005 2,707 36 1,885 25 1,312 18 140 1.9 27 0.36 $1,447,482 $19,498 $1,844,420 $24,845
2006 262 4 182 2 127 2 14 0.2 3 0.04 $140,054 $1,887 $178,461 $2,404
2007 2,209 30 1,538 21 1,070 14 114 1.5 22 0.30 $1,180,882 $15,907 $1,504,711 $20,269
2008 13,543 182 9,430 127 6,564 88 699 9.4 135 1.82 $7,241,013 $97,539 $9,226,692 $124,287
2010 544 7 379 5 264 4 28 0.4 5 0.07 $291,114 $3,921 $370,945 $4,997
2011 493 7 343 5 239 3 25 0.3 5 0.07 $263,571 $3,550 $335,849 $4,524
2012 39,902 538 27,784 374 19,341 261 2,058 27.7 399 5.38 $21,334,862 $287,389 $27,185,450 $366,199
Total 68,271 920 47,537 640 33,091 446 3,522 47.4 683 9.20 $36,503,138 $491,712 $46,513,271 $626,553
  1. GP general practitioner, TPP third-party payer