Syphilis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016

Surveillance report
Publication series: Annual Epidemiological Report
Time period covered: This report is based on data for 2016 retrieved from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) on 22 January 2018.

 European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Syphilis. In: ECDC. Annual epidemiological report for 2016. Stockholm: ECDC; 2018. 

In 2016, 29 365 syphilis cases were reported in 28 EU/EEA Member States; the incidence rate for 2016 was 6.1 cases per 100 000 population.