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 Cases46
Confirmed41
Probable5
Last Updated12/01/2017

Gender

GenderNumber of Cases
 
Male22
Female24

Age Group

Age GroupNumber of Cases
 
<11
1-45
5-94
10-1713
18-2416
25-393
40-594

County

CountyNumber of Cases
 
Burleigh6
Cass8
Grand Forks1
Grant1
McHenry3
Morton6
Stutsman7
Ward10
Williams4

Historical Data

Year   Number of Cases
 
2004757
2005165
200641
200712
200825
200930
201058
201170
2012214
201387
201451
201544
201644
201746