Dengue - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017

Surveillance report
Publication series: Annual Epidemiological Report on Communicable Diseases in Europe
Time period covered: This report is based on data for 2017 retrieved from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) on 10 December 2018

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Dengue. In: ECDC. Annual Epidemiological Report for
2017. Stockholm: ECDC; 2019.

For 2017, 27 countries reported 2 026 travel-associated cases of dengue fever, of which 1 818 (89.7%) were confirmed. The highest rates in both men and women were 25–44 years of age. The number of cases peaked in August followed by peaks in November and March. Twenty-two percent of the cases were imported from India.