COVID-19 Taiwan Mortality AoIM

Published: 27 January 2021| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/3rt4w93dp4.1
Contributor:
Wayne Gao

Description

All-cause mortality rates are adjusted by sex and 5-y age groups. (Data from Taiwan Ministry of the Interior. Statistical Data Query. Accessed at https://statis.moi.gov.tw/micst/stmain.jsp?sys=100 on 12 January 2021.) Middle. Pneumonia and influenza mortality rates, including bacterial, viral, and unspecified pneumonia, are adjusted by 3 age groups (0 to 49, 50 to 64, and ≥65 y). (Data from Taiwan Centers for Disease Control. Taiwan National Infectious Disease Statistics System. Accessed at https://nidss.cdc.gov.tw/en/Default.aspx on 12 January 2021.) Bottom. Road traffic mortality rates (occurred within 30 d from the accident) are adjusted by 3 age groups (0 to 24, 25 to 64, and ≥65 y). (Data from Taiwan Ministry of Transportation and Communications. Commonly used transportation statistics. Accessed at https://stat.motc.gov.tw/mocdb/stmain.jsp?sys=100&funid=emenu on 12 January 2021.)

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Governmental data from 2008 to 2020 for yearly population, all-cause deaths, weekly pneumonia and influenza deaths, and monthly road traffic deaths (January to October 2020) . Using midyear population and World Health Organization standard population data from 2000, we calculated the corresponding adjusted mortality rates per 100 000 persons and their 95% CIs for each year.

Institutions

Taipei Medical University College of Public Health and Nutrition

Categories

Epidemiology, Infectious Disease, COVID-19

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