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

(Week 10)

  • 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%).

 

Indiana Deaths

 

National Weekly Influenza Map

Ages Affected in Marion County

 

Indiana Yearly Comparison

of ILI ED Complaints

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The MESH Flu Watch is aggregated from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),  Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH), and Marion County Public Health Department's (MCPHD) flu surveillance data.