TABLE 1.

Summary of the annual incidence of melioidosis in Taiwan in 2005

LocationIncidence rate/100,000 population (95% CI)a
Taiwan0.3 (0.25-00.40)
Er-Ren River Basin70 (49.49-89.69)
Region and subdivision
    A120 (71.10-169.29)
        A160 (7.44-60.12)
        A2166 (89.59-166.39)
    B68 (31.33-105.91)
        B173 (1.49-73.33)
        B2124 (43.14-124.30)
        B3ND
    C36 (13.57-57.80)
        C155 (7.25-55.25)
        C252 (51.99-213.49)
        C3ND
  • a Data are shown as the incidence rate per 100,000 population, with 95% confidence intervals in parentheses. ND, no confirmed case found.