TABLE 1.

Annual incidence of candidemia by age group in Norway from 1991 to 2003

Age (yr) groupNo. of episodes per 100,000 population (no. of cases)
1991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003Total
<120.6 (12)6.7 (4)0 (0)3.4 (2)6.7 (4)8.3 (5)3.3 (2)11.7 (7)12.0 (7)23.6 (14)15.2 (9)12.3 (7)10.8 (6)10.3 (79)
1-90.6 (3)0 (0)0.6 (3)0.6 (3)0.2 (1)1.3 (7)0.2 (1)0.2 (1)0.2 (1)1.1 (6)0.4 (2)0.7 (4)0.5 (3)0.5 (35)
10-190.2 (1)0.5 (3)0.4 (2)0.2 (1)0.9 (5)0.4 (2)0.4 (2)0 (0)0.4 (2)1.1 (6)0.5 (3)0.4 (2)0.5 (3)0.4 (32)
20-290.9 (6)0.4 (3)0.7 (5)0.1 (1)0.9 (6)0.5 (3)0.3 (2)0.9 (6)1.0 (6)0.7 (4)0.8 (5)0.7 (4)0.9 (5)0.7 (56)
30-391.3 (8)0.6 (4)1.4 (9)1.1 (7)0.8 (5)2.0 (13)0.6 (4)0.9 (6)1.6 (11)1.5 (10)1.5 (10)1.6 (11)1.3 (9)1.3 (107)
40-492.1 (12)2.4 (14)1.7 (10)1.8 (11)1.3 (8)1.3 (8)1.3 (8)1.5 (9)1.1 (7)1.3 (8)1.1 (7)2.7 (17)2.0 (13)1.7 (132)
50-591.3 (5)2.9 (11)1.8 (7)3.7 (15)2.1 (9)2.4 (11)3.4 (16)4.2 (21)2.1 (11)2.6 (14)3.6 (20)3.3 (19)3.6 (21)2.9 (180)
60-696.7 (27)2.8 (11)4.7 (18)3.5 (13)5.2 (19)3.6 (13)8.0 (28)7.4 (26)4.6 (16)4.0 (14)4.8 (17)6.2 (22)6.1 (22)5.2 (246)
70-796.4 (21)6.4 (21)5.1 (17)6.3 (21)8.6 (29)5.1 (17)7.2 (24)6.6 (22)8.9 (29)8.9 (29)9.5 (30)10.9 (34)7.2 (22)7.4 (316)
≥807.5 (12)4.3 (7)6.0 (10)5.9 (10)7.5 (13)8.5 (15)5.5 (10)7.6 (14)6.9 (13)5.3 (10)12.2 (24)13.9 (28)15.6 (32)8.4 (198)
Unknown(0)(3)(5)(3)(0)(1)(0)(0)(0)(0)(0)(0)(0)(12)
All groups2.5 (107)1.9 (81)2.0 (86)2.0 (87)2.3 (99)2.2 (95)2.2 (97)2.5 (112)2.3 (103)2.6 (115)2.8 (127)3.3 (148)3.0 (136)2.4 (1,393)