Conditions Data

Condition Year

Summary

Chickenpox is caused by the varicella-zoster virus, a member of the herpes virus family. Chickenpox is a common but very contagious childhood illness. Although usually mild, chickenpox can be serious. The chickenpox (varicella) vaccine can help prevent the disease. All children attending child care facilities and entering schools in North Dakota are required to be vaccinated against chickenpox.

Chickenpox Fact Sheet

State Data
Total Cases18
Confirmed12
Probable6
Last Updated06/04/2018

Gender

GenderNumber of Cases
 
Male11
Female7

Age Group

Age GroupNumber of Cases
 
<17
1-43
5-92
10-173
18-242
25-391

County

CountyNumber of Cases
 
Bottineau2
Burleigh1
Cass4
Dickey1
McKenzie1
Morton1
Rolette1
Stark4
Wells3

Historical Data

Year   Number of Cases
 
200991
201052
201165
201239
201336
201471
201558
201645
201763
201818