Conditions Data

Condition Year

Summary

Pertussis, or “whooping cough,” is a very contagious respiratory disease caused by bacteria. It is a vaccinepreventable disease that is usually mild in vaccinated children and adults, but can be serious in infants. All children attending child care facilities and entering schools are required to be immunized against pertussis

Pertussis Fact Sheet

State Data
Total Cases11
Confirmed11
Last Updated06/04/2018

Gender

GenderNumber of Cases
 
Male4
Female7

Age Group

Age GroupNumber of Cases
 
<11
1-42
5-91
10-172
18-240
25-394
40-591

County

CountyNumber of Cases
 
Burleigh2
Grand Forks1
Morton1
Ramsey1
Rolette4
Stutsman2

Historical Data

Year   Number of Cases
 
2004757
2005165
200641
200712
200825
200930
201058
201170
2012214
201387
201451
201544
201644
201750
201811