Hansen's Disease (Leprosy)

Hansen's Disease (Leprosy)
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CountyCountCountCountCountCountCountCountCountCountCount
Florida8142726181718291010
Alachua0000001100
Baker0000000000
Bay0010000000
Bradford1000000000
Brevard35201295111134
Broward0101210000
Calhoun0000000000
Charlotte0100100000
Citrus0002000000
Clay0000000010
Collier0000010000
Columbia0000000001
Miami-Dade0000000010
DeSoto0000000000
Dixie0000000000
Duval1101000200
Escambia0000000000
Flagler0000000100
Franklin0000000000
Gadsden0001000000
Gilchrist0000000000
Glades0000000000
Gulf0000000000
Hamilton0000000000
Hardee0000000000
Hendry0000000000
Hernando0000000000
Highlands0000200000
Hillsborough0101001002
Holmes0000000000
Indian River0000000100
Jackson0000000000
Jefferson0000000000
Lafayette0000000000
Lake0001000100
Lee0000100100
Leon1000000000
Levy0010000000
Liberty0000000000
Madison0000000000
Manatee0001000000
Marion0000000000
Martin0000002001
Monroe0000000000
Nassau0000000000
Okaloosa0000000100
Okeechobee0100000001
Orange0000101310
Osceola0002110000
Palm Beach0100010200
Pasco0000010000
Pinellas0000000000
Polk0112021221
Putnam0000000000
St. Johns0111000000
St. Lucie0001000000
Santa Rosa0000000000
Sarasota0010000000
Seminole0110101100
Sumter1000000000
Suwannee0000000000
Taylor0010000000
Union0000000000
Volusia1000050220
Wakulla0000000000
Walton0000000000
Washington0000000000
Unknown0000000000
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Data Note(s)


Data Source: Florida Department of Health, Bureau of Epidemiology

  • This disease became reportable prior to 1992. Counts and rates include confirmed and probable cases of Cholera (Vibrio cholerae Type O1).
  • Data presented here are from Merlin, Florida's web-based reportable disease surveillance system. Note that any data prior to 1992 are not maintained in Merlin and should be interpreted with caution.
  • Data in this report are aggregated by the date the case was reported to the Bureau of Epidemiology, Florida Department of Health. Cases are assigned to Florida counties based on the county of residence at the time of the disease identification, regardless of where they became ill or were hospitalized, diagnosed, or exposed.
  • Reports for reportable disease data are produced weekly, monthly, and annually. To access these reports, visit Surveillance Publications. More detailed information on interpreting data can be found in the introduction section of the annual reports. For questions, please contact the Bureau of Epidemiology at (850) 245-4401.
  • This is primary, quantitative data.
  • Chart will display if there are at least three years of data.
  • Multi-year counts are a sum of the selected years, not an average.
  • Quartiles are calculated when data are available for at least 51 counties.