TABLE 4.

Serotype distributions of pneumococcal isolates in 11 Asian countries

CountryNo. of isolates (adults/children)% of strains by serotype (adults/children)
19236149418Others
ABCFAFAB
Korea27/43.2/0.03.2/0.019.4/6.53.2/3.23.2/0.06.5/3.23.2/0.06.5/0.03.2/0.035.5/0.0
China13/960.9/3.71.8/18.30.0/1.80.9/7.40.0/5.50.9/7.40.9/3.70.0/5.56.4/34.9
Thailand34/171.9/1.99.6/5.85.8/7.77.7/1.90.0/1.91.9/3.81.9/3.85.8/1.932.8/3.9
Taiwan31/2111.5/3.83.8/0.09.6/5.83.8/7.75.8/17.35.8/1.919.4/3.8
India57/164.1/0.01.4/0.04.1/1.42.7/4.12.7/4.12.7/0.01.4/2.74.1/2.71.4/2.71.4/1.42.7/0.049.4/5.5
Sri Lanka40/22.4/0.031.0/0.023.8/0.04.8/0.014.2/2.49.5/0.09.5/2.4
Singapore10/60.0/12.518.8/12.50.0/6.212.5/6.231.3/0.0
Malaysia27/140.0/4.924.4/9.82.4/0.07.3/0.04.9/4.94.9/0.00.0/2.42.4/0.00.0/4.919.5/7.3
Vietnam6/573.2-38.01.6/25.41.6/0.00.0/1.63.2/14.30.0/1.60.0/9.5
Philippines4/184.5/4.50.0/13.60.0/18.20.0/9.14.5/0.09.1/36.5
Hong Kong97/140.9/0.021.6/4.518.9/2.72.7/0.06.3/3.65.4/1.80.9/0.00.9/0.029.8/0.0
    Total346/2651.6/1.40.1/0.00.3/0.011.5/10.30.8/0.38.4/6.32.1/1.12.5/4.14.7/5.32.4/2.11.1/0.10.9/1.122.0/9.5