Data are for the U.S.
- Percent of adults aged 65 and over who had ever received a pneumococcal vaccination: 68.9%
Emergency department visits
- Number of visits to emergency departments with pneumonia as the primary diagnosis: 257,000
- Number of deaths: 49,157
- Deaths per 100,000 population: 15.1
Page last reviewed: January 20, 2017
Content source: CDC/National Center for Health Statistics