Estimate Risk of Dying From The Flu (Influenza) Once Infected



There are many known risk factors that increase one’s risk of dying from Influenza (see table, below).

As you can see in the graphic, above, increasing age is a known risk factor for mortality from Influenza. Other risk factors include, male sex, COPD, cardiovascular disease (REF) and various conditions that are associated with an impaired immune response (see table, below).

See the risk calculator for COVID-19 estimating mortality.

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