TABLE 3 

Estimated PCV7-associated reductionsa in the U.S. burden of mortality while hospitalized for IPD, pneumococcal pneumonia, or all-cause pneumonia, 1999–2000 through 2005–2006 seasons

Age groupEstimated IPD reduction95% CIEstimated pneumococcal pneumonia (ICD9 481) reduction95% CIEstimated all-cause pneumonia reduction95% CI
<221281–27534–66–67548425–646
2–44612–6226–3–38191136–235
5–1710365–13013–14–29350252–431
18–39810674–9221,088888–1,2452,4952,220–2,754
40–641,045709–1,3492,3041,990–2,5968,5137,674–9,312
≥654,0073,246–4,69310,8959,772–11,93471,55661,644–81,013
Total6,2224,788–7,43114,36012,568–15,90883,65372,351–94,391
  • a Number of deaths prevented.