Notifiable infectious disease report

Dengue fever Notifications

Notifiable Infectious Diseases Reports, WA Department of Health

Number of dengue fever notifications in Western Australia,
by month and year of disease onset, January 2018 to January 2023
Month and year of disease onset
Data provided up to the most recent complete time period.

Number and rate of dengue fever notifications in Western Australia,
by month and year of disease onset, January 2018 to January 2023
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Total Rate *
2018 17 8 13 6 9 9 16 10 5 18 12 15 138 5.0
2019 26 31 39 27 45 22 28 25 14 19 33 25 334 11.9
2020 21 15 21 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 60 2.1
2021 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
2022 0 0 2 2 3 6 6 11 7 13 9 11 70 2.6
2023 6^ - - - - - - - - - - - 6
* Rate=annual crude rate per 100,000 population. Rates only provided for those years with complete data.
^Data for current and most recent reporting periods may be incomplete.

Guide to interpreting notifiable infectious disease data for Western Australia

Note
Notification data includes all cases diagnosed in Western Australia (WA residents and non-WA residents).
Data are preliminary and subject to change as updates are received.

Dengue fever notifications in Western Australia, by 5 year age group and sex,
for the last 12 months: 01/01/2022 - 31/12/2022
5 Year Age Groups

Number of Dengue fever notifications in Western Australia, by 5 year age group and sex,
for the last 12 months: 01/01/2022 - 31/12/2022
Sex 0-4 5-9 10-14 15-19 20-24 24-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65+ Total Sex%
Males 0 1 0 1 3 2 8 2 1 4 4 2 6 1 35 50%
Females 0 1 2 2 2 5 3 3 1 4 4 3 3 2 35 50%
Total 0 2 2 3 5 7 11 5 2 8 8 5 9 3 70 100%
Data excludes persons whose age or sex is unknown.

Note
Notification data includes all cases diagnosed in Western Australia (WA residents and non-WA residents).
Data are preliminary and subject to change as updates are received.

Guide to interpreting notifiable infectious disease data for Western Australia

Source
WA Notifiable Infectious Diseases Database (WANIDD), Communicable Disease Control Directorate, Department of Health WA.
Data exported on: 23 January 2023.