Prevalence and Incidence of Accidental Eye Injury
Incidence (annual) of Accidental Eye Injury:
16,413 annual cases in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC) ... see also overview of Accidental Eye Injury.
approx 1 in 277 or 0.36% or 978,987 people in USA [Source statistic for calcuation: "16,413 annual cases in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC)" -- see also general information about data sources]
Incidence extrapolations for USA for Accidental Eye Injury:
978,987 per year,
81,582 per month,
18,826 per week,
2,682 per day,
111 per hour,
1 per minute,
0 per second.
[Source statistic for calculation: "16,413 annual cases in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC)" -- see also general information about data sources]
More Statistics about Accidental Eye Injury:
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About prevalence and incidence statistics:
The term 'prevalence' of Accidental Eye Injury usually refers to the estimated population
of people who are managing Accidental Eye Injury at any given time.
The term 'incidence' of Accidental Eye Injury refers to the annual diagnosis rate,
or the number of new cases of Accidental Eye Injury diagnosed each year.
Hence, these two statistics types can differ:
a short-lived disease like flu can have high annual incidence but low prevalence,
but a life-long disease like diabetes has a low annual incidence but high prevalence.
For more information see about prevalence and incidence statistics.