Cholera - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2019

Surveillance report
Publication series: Annual Epidemiological Report
Time period covered: This report is based on data for 2019 retrieved from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) on 5 October 2020.

In the European Union/European Economic Area (EU/EEA), cholera is a rare disease that is primarily associated with travel to endemic countries outside of the EU/EEA. In 2019, seven EU countries reported 26 confirmed cases of cholera, which was similar to previous years. Most cases (16/26) were reported by the United Kingdom.