At the end of the year it’s good to look back and examine where we stand with the bird flu.
Here are some running statistics on the bird flu and possible pandemic to develop:
How many people have died from the bird flu? 211 people have died from the bird flu since it was formalized since 2003.
How many people have been infected with the bird flu? 342 cases of the bird flu have been diagnosed since 2003.
What is the mortality rate for the bird flu? 62% of the people infected with the bird flu have died.
What country has had the most bird flu deaths? Indonesia has experienced 94 bird flu deaths.
What country has had the least bird flu deaths? Djibouti and Myanmar have had no deaths, but have had infections.