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Reported outbreaks of C. perfringens, 1992 - 2012

Outbreaks reported to the HPA of gastroenteritis due to Clostridium perfringens in England and Wales 1992 - 2012

Year Number of outbreaks Total number ill
1992 32 748
1993 33 529
1994 22 467
1995 25 352
1996 28 498
1997 38 661
1998 22 523
1999 11 257
2000 7 144
2001 20 439
2002 9 385
2003 2 23
2004 6 486
2005 11 509
2006 8 147
2007 50 
2008  153 
2009  366 
2010 3 53
2011 7 198
2012 5 79

 

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Last reviewed: 6 December 2013