Flu Deaths in Australia 2016-2021

How many people die from Influenza in Australia?

In 2016, there were 273 confirmed Flu deaths.
In 2017, there were 1,181 confirmed Flu deaths.
In 2018, there were 148 confirmed Flu deaths.
In 2019, there were 902 confirmed Flu deaths.
In 2020, there were 36 confirmed Flu deaths.

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Influenza in Australia 2019-2020

Numbers of Flu cases in Australia.

The number of Flu (Influenza) cases in Australia, during 2020 has been substantially lower than in 2019.  Probably due to the extra precautions (social distancing etc) taken to protect from the COVID-19 coronavirus.

An interesting observation is the numbers of deaths from … Read the rest

Numbers of Cases of the FLU in Queensland

Flu in Queensland 2019.

The Queensland Premier has announced that there has only been 5,918 cases of the Flu by 10th August this year, in Queensland. This compares to about 41,928, for the same period in 2019, according to figures from www.health.qld.gov.au/…/reports/flu

During this period Queensland has also had 1,091 … Read the rest