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Table 1 Estimated total number of cases per year and incidence of snakebites in the various countries of Central America

From: Current challenges for confronting the public health problem of snakebite envenoming in Central America

Country Total number of cases per year Incidence (per 100,000 inhabitants per year)
Guatemala 600 4.2
Belize 50 15.2
Honduras 600 7.2
El Salvador 50 0.8
Nicaragua 600 10.5
Costa Rica 600 12.9
Panama 2,800 79.8