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Number of notifiable infectious diseases by month in 2015

Disease Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Total
Acute poliomyelitis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Amoebic dysentery 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 5
Anthrax 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bacillary dysentery 4 1 2 2 4 3 2 6 2 6 3 9 44
Botulism 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chickenpox 853 522 497 549 666 963 802 470 478 847 1033 1066 8746
Chikungunya fever 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Cholera 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection 93 55 82 85 84 106 102 66 88 97 113 76 1047
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease 0 1 2 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 9
Dengue fever 13 0 7 10 4 13 6 16 15 14 10 6 114
Diphtheria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Enterovirus 71 infection 1 0 1 9 15 16 6 2 0 2 4 0 56
Food poisoning Outbreaks 24 33 20 14 21 14 29 53 14 18 5 9 254
Persons affected 85 145 76 72 66 39 102 168 173 112 13 25 1076
Haemophilus influenzae type b infection (invasive) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hantavirus infection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invasive pneumococcal disease* 25 32 12 12 5 9 8 5 4 16 12 22 162
Japanese encephalitis 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Legionnaires' disease 6 1 0 3 5 5 6 14 7 12 3 4 66
Leprosy 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 3
Leptospirosis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 3
Listeriosis 0 0 1 1 0 1 3 1 0 4 10 1 22
Malaria 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 7 4 1 3 2 22
Measles 0 1 3 1 4 3 3 0 1 0 1 1 18
Meningococcal infection (invasive) 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mumps 13 8 12 5 15 12 7 10 11 12 6 7 118
Novel influenza A infection Variant Influenza A (H3N2) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Influenza A (H5) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Influenza A (H7) 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Others 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Paratyphoid fever 1 2 2 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 11
Plague 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Psittacosis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
Q fever 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Rabies 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Relapsing fever 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rubella and congenital rubella syndrome Rubella 1 1 0 1 3 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 12
Congenital rubella syndrome 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scarlet fever 140 114 83 86 115 136 88 35 73 78 112 150 1210
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Smallpox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Streptococcus suis
infection
0 0 0 0 1 3 1 1 1 0 2 0 9
Tetanus 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Tuberculosis 359 274 362 354 371 427 394 369 337 365 412 394 4418
Typhoid fever 3 2 5 4 3 1 2 3 4 2 1 1 31
Typhus and other rickettsial diseases Scrub typhus 1 0 3 0 0 2 1 2 0 8 0 1 18
Urban typhus 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 4
Spotted fever 0 0 1 2 0 2 2 3 0 1 3 2 16
Unclassified 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 7
Viral haemorrhagic fever 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Viral hepatitis A 5 20 24 34 11 15 4 1 8 6 5 5 138
B 7 0 1 2 2 1 2 1 6 3 0 4 29
C 1 1 3 0 0 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 14
E 6 6 23 10 9 5 5 2 4 6 2 6 84
West Nile Virus Infection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Whooping cough 4 8 7 6 3 3 4 6 1 2 1 5 50
Yellow fever 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 1561 1084 1154 1197 1344 1754 1491 1083 1062 1504 1747 1775 16756

Note:
* 'Invasive pneumococcal disease' has been listed as a notifiable infectious disease since 9 January 2015.

 

Remarks:
Persons affected in Food poisoning cases were excluded in the monthly total and grand total.
Information as at 10 March 2017

 

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