Marion County Snapshot
(Mar 10 - Mar 16)
Update on Most Recent Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) Local Activity
During Week 11, ILI symptoms made up 4.96% of Marion County ED visits, which is above the 2.0% baseline for flu season.
There have been seven influenza-associated deaths for Marion County residents this flu season.
In Marion County hospitals’ ED population, ILI was most common in the 0-4 age group. Among ED visits by 0-4 year olds 10.24% was for ILI. ILI among ED visits by 5-17 year olds was next highest, at 9.20%.
Extended ILI Reports
The percentage of ILI related ED visits was 4.65%.
Adolescents between 5 to 17 years old had the highest age-specific percent ILI (9.45%).