Marion County Snapshot
(May 05 - May 11)
Update on Most Recent Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) Local Activity
During Week 19, ILI symptoms made up 1.06% of Marion County ED visits, which is below the 2.0% baseline for flu season.
There have been seventeen 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 3.68% was for ILI. ILI among ED visits by 5-17 year olds was next highest, at 1.64%.
Extended ILI Reports
The percentage of ILI related ED visits was 1.16%.
Children between 0 to 4 years old had the highest age-specific percent ILI (4.10%).