Prevalence and Incidence of Amputated thumb
Incidence (annual) of Amputated thumb:
394 annual cases in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC) ... see also overview of Amputated thumb.
approx 1 in 11,573 or 0.01% or 23,500 people in USA [Source statistic for calcuation: "394 annual cases in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC)" -- see also general information about data sources]
Incidence extrapolations for USA for Amputated thumb:
23,500 per year,
1,958 per month,
451 per week,
64 per day,
2 per hour,
0 per minute,
0 per second.
[Source statistic for calculation: "394 annual cases in Victoria 1996 (DHS-VIC)" -- see also general information about data sources]
About prevalence and incidence statistics:
The term 'prevalence' of Amputated thumb usually refers to the estimated population
of people who are managing Amputated thumb at any given time.
The term 'incidence' of Amputated thumb refers to the annual diagnosis rate,
or the number of new cases of Amputated thumb 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.