Influenza

Data are for the U.S.

Vaccination
  • Percent of children aged 6 months to 17 years who received an influenza vaccination during the past 12 months: 50.4%
  • Percent of adults aged 18-49 who received an influenza vaccination during the past 12 months: 34.2%
  • Percent of adults aged 50-64 who received an influenza vaccination during the past 12 months: 46.8%
  • Percent of adults aged 65 and over who received an influenza vaccination during the past 12 months: 68.7%

Source: Early release of selected estimates based on data from the 2018 National Health Interview Survey, data table for figure 4.2

Mortality
  • Number of deaths: 6,515
  • Deaths per 100,000 population: 2.0

Source: Deaths: Final Data for 2017, Supplemental Tables, table I-12, I-13 pdf icon[PDF – 2 MB]

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Page last reviewed: August 29, 2019