Brucellosis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
In 2018, 361 confirmed brucellosis cases were reported in the EU/EEA. The notification rate in the EU/EEA was 0.08 cases per 100 000 population. The highest rates were reported in southern EU Member States (Greece, Italy and Portugal). The notification rate was stable from 2014–2018 in the EU/EEA. The highest rate was observed in 25–44-year-old males (0.13 cases per 100 000 population).
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Brucellosis is an infection caused by Brucella bacteria. The common reservoirs for Brucella bacteria that may infect humans are cattle, dogs, sheep, goats, and pigs.Read more
Annual Epidemiological Reports (AERs)
The Annual Epidemiological Reports (AERs) are key ECDC publication on the epidemiology of communicable diseases of public health significance in Europe.Read more
Disease data from ECDC Surveillance Atlas - brucellosis
The Surveillance Atlas of Infectious Diseases is a tool that interacts with the latest available data about a number of infectious diseases. The interface allows users to interact and manipulate the data to produce a variety of tables and maps.Read more