Reported Incidence and Average Annual Rate (per 100,000) for Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is transmitted to humans through the bite of infected blacklegged ticks. Typical symptoms include fever, headache, fatigue, and a characteristic skin rash. If left untreated, infection can spread to joints, the heart, and the nervous system
Reported Incidence and Average Annual Rate (per 100,000) for Lyme Disease (2009-2011), (2010-2012), and (2011-2013)
Report Area Year Rate Total
Franklin County 2009-2011 35 156
PA 2009-2011 39.1 14,889
Franklin County 2010-2012 30.6 138
PA 2010-2012 37.2 14,200
Franklin County 2011-2013 31.3 142
PA 2011-2013 42.6 16,299
Website Updated August 2016

Reported Incidence and Average Annual Rate (per 100,000) for Lyme Disease

Pennsylvania Department of Health, <www.portal.state.pa.us>