Weekly Epidemic Report (from December 3, 2018 to December 9, 2018)
From:Beijing Municipal Health Commission
Date:12/19/2018

 

I. Epidemic situation

During the 49th week of 2018 (from December 3, 2018 to December 9, 2018), there were a total of 2,338 cases of 15 kinds of legal infectious diseases reported, and 3 cases died in the city. The five diseases with a large number of cases are Influenza, Other Infectious Diarrhea, Hand-foot-mouth Disease, Tuberculosis and Scarlet fever, accounting for 83.28% of the reported cases of legal infectious diseases.

 

II. Key epidemic situation

(i) Influenza

The number of cases reported this week is increased by 76% as compared with last week and decreased by 41% as compared with the same period last year as shown in Figure 1.

Figure 1 Weekly Reported Cases of Influenza

 

报告发病数        Number of cases reported

年份        Year

2017年第41周-2018年第40周        The 41st week of 2017-the 40th week of 2018

2018年第41周至今        The 41st week of 2018 to date

近三年平均        Average in recent three years

周        Week

 

(ii) Other Infectious Diarrhea

The number of cases reported this week is increased by 1% as compared with last week and decreased by 46% as compared with the same period last year as shown in Figure 2.

Figure 2 Weekly Reported Cases of Other Infectious Diarrhea

 

报告发病数        Number of cases reported

年份        Year

2017年        2017

2018年        2018

近三年平均        Average in recent three years

周        Week

 

(iii) Hand-foot-mouth Disease

The number of cases reported this week is decreased by 27% as compared with last week and decreased by 45% as compared with the same period last year as shown in Figure 3.

Figure 3 Weekly Reported Cases of Hand-foot-mouth Disease

 

报告发病数        Number of cases reported

年份        Year

2017年        2017

2018年        2018

近三年平均        Average in recent three years

周        Week