Notifiable infectious disease report

Leprosy Notifications

Notifiable Infectious Disease Reports, WA Department of Health

Number and rate of leprosy notifications in Western Australia,
by year of disease onset, Period 2014 - 2019
Year Total Rate *
2014 5 0.2
2015 2 0.1
2016 7 0.3
2017 3 0.1
2018 1 0.0
2019 1 -^
* 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.