Notifiable infectious disease report

Hepatitis C Notifications

Notifiable Infectious Diseases Reports, WA Department of Health

Number of hepatitis C notifications in Western Australia,
by month and year of receipt of notification, January 2015 to June 2020
Month and year of receipt of notification
Data provided up to the most recent complete time period.

Number and rate of hepatitis C notifications in Western Australia,
by month and year of receipt of notification, January 2015 to June 2020
Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Total Rate *
2015 79 103 105 80 104 95 77 100 93 127 100 79 1142 43.7
2016 80 83 110 128 113 109 83 130 98 100 103 103 1240 46.8
2017 102 102 118 90 98 113 93 106 79 108 102 89 1200 44.0
2018 101 92 90 72 83 79 84 86 75 93 88 69 1012 36.6
2019 78 73 102 81 83 86 94 96 59 78 77 87 994 35.3
2020 77 80 90 44 83 52^ - - - - - - 426
* 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.

Hepatitis C notifications in Western Australia, by 5 year age group and sex,
for the last 12 months: 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2019
5 Year Age Groups

Number of Hepatitis C notifications in Western Australia, by 5 year age group and sex,
for the last 12 months: 01/01/2019 - 31/12/2019
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 1 17 88 78 86 89 76 67 54 34 30 41 661 66%
Females 0 1 1 15 36 40 49 40 35 32 24 19 17 24 333 34%
Total 0 1 2 32 124 118 135 129 111 99 78 53 47 65 994 100%
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: 29 June 2020.