Notifiable infectious disease report

Syphilis (infectious) Notifications

Notifiable Infectious Disease Reports, WA Department of Health

Number of syphilis (infectious) notifications in Western Australia,
by quarter and year of disease onset, Jan-Mar 2014 to Jul-Sep 2019
Quarter and year of disease onset
Data provided up to the most recent complete time period.

Number and rate of syphilis (infectious) notifications in Western Australia,
by quarter and year of disease onset, Jan-Mar 2014 to Jul-Sep 2019
Year Jan-Mar Apr-Jun Jul-Sep Oct-Dec Total Rate *
2014 18 32 23 22 95 3.7
2015 28 34 55 47 164 6.3
2016 85 73 104 74 336 12.7
2017 100 61 70 84 315 11.5
2018 96 87 106 134 423 15.3
2019 147 134 167^ - 448 -
* 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.

Syphilis (infectious) notifications in Western Australia, by 5 year age group and sex,
for the last 12 months: 01/01/2018 - 31/12/2018
5 Year Age Groups

Number of Syphilis (infectious) notifications in Western Australia, by 5 year age group and sex,
for the last 12 months: 01/01/2018 - 31/12/2018
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 0 20 48 50 55 42 41 30 31 13 10 7 347 82%
Females 0 0 1 16 17 13 15 4 3 5 1 1 0 0 76 18%
Total 0 0 1 36 65 63 70 46 44 35 32 14 10 7 423 100%
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: 14 October 2019.