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Epidemiological Data

Shigella spp. laboratory reports of faecal isolates reported to the Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections England and Wales, 1992-2013

 

Year Shigella sonnei Shigella flexneri Shigella boydii Shigella dysenteriae Total
1992 16626 709 98 56 17489
1993 5899 612 79 59 6649
1994 5776 556 127 52 6511
1995 3348 455 96 51 3950
1996 1299 389 67 38 1793
1997 1417 401 54 27 1899
1998 879 289 40 21 1229
1999 909 247 56 27 1239
2000 797 216 47 21 1081
2001 871 233 41 23 1168
2002 705 270 53 19 1047
2003 633 272 64 27 996
2004 815 267 62 32 1176
2005 889 335 72 36 1332
2006 652 334 72 29 1087
2007 979 359 117 32 1487
2008 855 386 103 49 1393
2009 977 392 83 32 1484
2010 1125 499 87 42 1753
2011 1096 529 106 60 1791
2012 958 670 69 52 1769
2013 1003 686 96 37 1822



Source: 1992 - 2013 Labbase 2