Seasonal influenza - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2019–2020
Influenza activity started in week 45/2019 and returned to baseline levels in week 13/2020, earlier than previous seasons. Influenza viruses circulated at high levels between weeks 52/2019 and 10/2020 (based on increased proportions (40% and above) of sentinel specimens testing positive for influenza viruses). This is comparable to previous seasons.
Chlamydia infection - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
For 2018, 26 EU/EEA Member States reported 406 406 confirmed cases of chlamydia infection.
Legionnaires’ disease - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
Legionnaires’ disease remains an uncommon and mainly sporadic respiratory infection with an overall notification rate of 2.2 per 100 000 for the EU/EEA in 2018.
Hepatitis B - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
For 2018, 30 EU/EEA Member States reported 24 588 cases of hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection. When the five countries that only reported acute cases are excluded, the number of cases is 24 034, which corresponds to a crude rate of 6.0 cases per 100 000 population.
Hepatitis C - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
In 2018, 37 527 cases of hepatitis C were reported in 29 EU/EEA Member States. The number is 37 427 when countries that only reported acute cases are excluded, which corresponds to a crude rate of 8.8 cases per 100 000 population.
Zoonotic influenza - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2019
No human cases of avian influenza were reported in the EU/EEA. One human A(H5N1) and another A(H7N9) infection were reported from mainland China. Sporadic human cases of avian influenza A(H5N6) and A(H9N2) were reported.
Yellow fever - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
For 2018, EU/EEA countries reported 13 travel-related cases of yellow fever. The cases were reported by France (7), Germany (2), Czechia (1), the Netherlands (1), Romania (1) and the United Kingdom(1). The case reported by the Netherlands acquired the infection in Senegal or Gambia. All other cases acquired the infection in Brazil. This was the highest number of yellow fever cases ever reported in the EU/EEA in one year. In the previous four years, only one case was reported: the Netherlands reported an imported case with a travel history to Suriname.
Gonorrhoea - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
A total of 100 673 confirmed cases of gonorrhoea were reported by 28 EU/EEA Member States for 2018.
Lassa fever - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
No cases of Lassa fever or other viral haemorrhagic fevers caused by arenaviruses for were reported inthe EU/EEA for 2018.