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 Cases43
Confirmed17
Probable26
Last Updated11/28/2018

Gender

GenderNumber of Cases
 
Male31
Female12

Age Group

Age GroupNumber of Cases
 
<111
1-412
5-97
10-176
18-244
25-392
40-591

County

CountyNumber of Cases
 
Benson2
Bottineau5
Burleigh2
Cass10
Dickey1
Grand Forks1
McHenry1
McKenzie5
Morton2
Rolette2
Stark4
Ward3
Wells3
Williams2

Historical Data

Year   Number of Cases
 
200991
201052
201165
201239
201336
201471
201558
201645
201763
201843