Weekly Epidemic Report (from October 2, 2017 to October 8, 2017)
From:Beijing Municipal Commission of Health and Family Planning
Date:12/04/2017

 

I. Epidemic situation

During the 40th week of 2017 (from October 2, 2017 to October 8, 2017), there were a total of 13 kinds of legal infectious diseases and a total of 1,219 cases reported, and 2 cases died in the city. The five diseases with a large number of cases are other infectious diarrhea, hand, foot and mouth disease, influenza, diarrhea and tuberculosis, accounting for 91.55% of the reported cases of legal infectious diseases.

 

II. Key epidemic situation

(I) Other infectious diarrheal diseases

A total of 438 cases were reported this week, decreased by 20.36% as compared with last week, as shown in Figure 1.

Figure 1 Weekly reported cases of other infectious diarrheal diseases

 

Cases

报告发病数

Number of cases reported

2017

2017

2016

2016

近三年平均

Average in recent three years

Week

 

(II) Hand-foot-mouth disease

A total of 376 cases were reported this week, decreased by 20.51% as compared with last week, as shown in Figure 2.

Figure 2 Weekly reported cases of hand-foot-mouth disease

 

Cases

报告发病数

Number of cases reported

2017

2017

2016

2016

近三年平均

Average in recent three years

Week

 

(III) Human infection with H7N9 avian influenza

No case was reported in the city this week and no case died.

 

Provided by

Beijing Municipal Commission of Health and Family Planning