Pertussis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017

Surveillance report
Publication series: Annual Epidemiological Report
Time period covered: This report is based on data for 2017 retrieved from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) on 31 January 2019.

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Pertussis. In: ECDC. Annual epidemiological report for
2017. Stockholm: ECDC; 2019.

In 2017, 42 242 cases of pertussis were reported in EU/EEA countries. Five countries (Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, Spain and the UK) accounted for 76% of all notified cases.