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Number of notifiable infectious diseases in 2016

Number of notifiable infectious diseases in 2016

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 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
Anthrax 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bacillary dysentery 1 2 2 2 3 1 5 6 8 4 3 2 39
Botulism* 0 0 0 0 2 5 3 1 1 0 0 1 13
Chickenpox 925 553 497 441 578 785 670 399 548 911 1194 1378 8879
Chikungunya fever 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 1 1 0 8
Cholera 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection 91 70 73 119 92 104 114 113 111 94 106 81 1168
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 2 0 0 1 9
Dengue fever 9 9 4 11 11 7 13 18 21 8 9 4 124
Diphtheria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Enterovirus 71 infection 2 0 0 0 3 1 8 6 3 10 3 2 38
Food poisoning Outbreaks 12 22 9 30 8 28 13 21 20 9 18 23 213
Persons affected 196 96 32 99 30 132 51 199 73 30 71 75 1084
Haemophilus influenzae type b infection (invasive) 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Hantavirus infection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Invasive pneumococcal disease 16 15 10 19 24 10 11 7 13 16 18 30 189
Japanese encephalitis 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2
Legionnaires' disease 8 4 3 5 3 11 8 2 3 8 8 12 75
Leprosy 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Leptospirosis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 1 1 7
Listeriosis 1 1 1 2 1 0 1 4 0 4 2 0 17
Malaria 1 0 2 1 1 2 7 3 3 2 2 0 24
Measles 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 9
Meningococcal infection (invasive) 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 6
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mumps 9 7 8 6 9 7 8 12 14 18 9 3 110
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) 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5
Others 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Paratyphoid fever 1 1 1 1 3 1 0 2 2 2 1 0 15
Plague 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Psittacosis 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 2 1 0 8
Q fever 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 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 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 3
Congenital rubella syndrome 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scarlet fever 104 97 114 88 148 176 94 43 79 119 182 222 1466
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli infection 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 6
Smallpox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Streptococcus suis
infection
0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 5
Tetanus 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tuberculosis 336 295 348 408 403 388 368 393 352 349 370 336 4346
Typhoid fever 3 2 0 0 1 1 1 4 2 0 0 0 14
Typhus and other rickettsial diseases Scrub typhus 0 0 0 0 2 8 2 1 2 2 4 0 21
Urban typhus 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 5
Spotted fever 1 0 1 1 2 5 2 3 3 0 2 3 23
Unclassified 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 4
Viral haemorrhagic fever 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Viral hepatitis A 7 8 6 6 9 14 5 9 10 6 10 8 98
B 1 1 2 4 7 7 3 4 3 1 1 3 37
C 2 1 4 7 4 3 2 2 4 0 4 6 39
E 14 10 15 11 14 8 8 3 2 2 2 7 96
West Nile Virus Infection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Whooping cough 2 5 5 2 3 3 3 2 2 1 2 1 31
Yellow fever 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Zika Virus Infection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
Total 1549 1106 1111 1167 1336 1590 1354 1072 1214 1576 1960 2131 17166

Notes:

* A revised case definition of Botulism has been adopted since May 2016.
† 'Zika Virus Infection' has been listed as a notifiable infectious disease since 5 February 2016.

 

Remarks:

Persons affected in Food poisoning outbreaks were excluded in the monthly total and grand total.

Information as at 12 March 2018

 

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