Statistics about Open Wound
Prevalence and incidence statistics for Open Wound:
See also prevalence and incidence page for Open Wound
Incidence (annual) of Open Wound: 60,052 annual cases of open wounds in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC)
Incidence Rate: approx 1 in 75 or 1.32% or 3.6 million people in USA [about data]
Incidence extrapolations for USA for Open Wound:
3,581,927 per year,
298,493 per month,
68,883 per week,
9,813 per day,
408 per hour,
6 per minute,
0 per second.
Note: this extrapolation calculation uses the incidence statistic: 60,052 annual cases of open wounds in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC)
This page presents a variety of statistics about Open Wound.
The term 'prevalence' of Open Wound usually refers to the estimated population
of people who are managing Open Wound at any given time.
The term 'incidence' of Open Wound refers to the annual diagnosis rate,
or the number of new cases of Open Wound 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.