TABLE 1.

Species distribution of Candida isolates by geographic region

Candida species% of isolatesa
APAC (n = 958)LAM (n = 1,112)EU (n = 1,787)NAM (n = 1,489)Total (n = 5,346)
C. albicans 57.1047.9358.4250.0353.67
C. parapsilosis 15.9718.6210.6314.0414.20
C. glabrata 8.465.6713.9323.7713.97
C. tropicalis 14.2019.968.567.6611.69
C. krusei 0.941.624.871.482.54
C. guilliermondii 0.733.600.500.341.14
C. lusitaniae 0.630.631.291.481.08
C. kefyr 0.100.631.230.470.69
C. famata 0.840.720.220.270.45
Candida spp.b1.040.630.340.470.56
  • a Regions: APAC, Asia-Pacific (16 study sites); LAM, Latin America (15 study sites); EU, Europe (32 study sites); NAM, North America (28 study sites). For each region, the number of isolates (n) is given in parentheses.

  • b Includes C. pelliculosa (11 isolates), C. lipolytica (8 isolates), C. dubliniensis (6 isolates), C. rugosa (2 isolates), C. zeylanoides (2 isolates), and C. intermedia (1 isolate).