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

Shigellosis is an infectious disease caused by a group of bacteria called Shigella (shih-GEHL-uh). Most who are infected with Shigella develop diarrhea, fever, and stomach cramps starting a day or two after they are exposed to the bacteria.
Reported Incidence and Average Annual Rate (per 100,000) for Shigellosis (2009-2011), (2010-2012), and (2011-2013)
Report Area Year Rate Total
Franklin County 2009-2011 3.8 17
PA 2009-2011 6.4 2,425
Franklin County 2010-2012 3.8 17
PA 2010-2012 2.7 1,034
Franklin County 2011-2013 ND 7
PA 2011-2013 1.1 403
Note: Crude and age-adjusted rates based on less than 10 events are considered statistically unreliable and are not displayed (ND).
Data Source: PADOH Franklin County Health Profile 2015
Website Updated August 2016

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

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