Notifiable infectious disease report

Gonorrhoea Notifications

Notifiable Infectious Diseases Reports, WA Department of Health

Number of gonorrhoea notifications in Western Australia,
by month and year of disease onset, January 2016 to October 2021
Month and year of disease onset
Data provided up to the most recent complete time period.

Number and rate of gonorrhoea notifications in Western Australia,
by month and year of disease onset, January 2016 to October 2021
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Total Rate *
2016 216 270 277 266 307 271 257 323 280 292 323 286 3368 127.2
2017 335 356 356 264 300 272 268 308 231 197 236 217 3340 122.4
2018 308 275 285 250 306 272 243 277 266 345 307 283 3417 123.7
2019 434 328 362 282 315 303 357 316 259 302 339 325 3922 139.2
2020 396 373 332 293 299 297 281 301 272 277 251 198 3570 124.2
2021 226 220 247 215 239 248 268 254 237 88^ - - 2242
* 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.

Gonorrhoea notifications in Western Australia, by 5 year age group and sex,
for the last 12 months: 01/01/2020 - 31/12/2020
5 Year Age Groups

Number of Gonorrhoea notifications in Western Australia, by 5 year age group and sex,
for the last 12 months: 01/01/2020 - 31/12/2020
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 0 12 207 385 484 387 251 139 83 59 35 26 12 2080 58%
Females 1 3 28 285 371 289 221 135 77 44 22 7 3 4 1490 42%
Total 1 3 40 492 756 773 608 386 216 127 81 42 29 16 3570 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: 18 October 2021.