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  • Disease Stats and Data

     

    Jefferson County Public Health regularly publishes studies, surveys and reports on the status of health issues in Jefferson County.

    Epidemiology is a health science that deals with the incidence, distribution and control of disease within a population. The JCPH epidemiologist works closely with Environmental Health Services, Community Health Services and Health Promotion to effectively track and control disease outbreaks in the county.

    Some responsibilities include:

    • Data management and analysis
    • Technical assistance
    • Community health assessments
    • Disease investigation and control

     

    We appreciate hearing from those who use this information, and if you have found this to be helpful, please let us know. Send your comments, questions, or requests for additional information or technical assistance to JCPH Epidemiologist, Ana Marin, 303-271-8393 contact: amarinca@jeffco.us.

    JCPH Communicable Disease Surveillance Summaries

    See Disease and Conditions definitions on the CDC website View exit disclaimer policy page for links to third-party websites.  

    2012 3rd Quarter
    County - Jefferson Region - North Central State - Colorado

    Jul-Sep 2012

    5-year median^

    Jul-Sep 2012

    5-year median^

    Jul-Sep 2012

    5-year median^

    Campylobacteriosis 28 28 139 140 229 284
    Giardiasis 13 18 102 131 142 196
    Legionellosis 1 1 2 6 5 10
    Listeriosis 1 0 2 3 4 4
    Pertussis 63 5 395 39 492 47

    STEC (shiga toxin producing E. coli)

    10 11 31 48 71 87
    Salmonellosis 22 18 85 101 168 192
    Shigellosis 4 3 32 25 72 37
    West Nile Virus 2 3 38 25 125 74

     

    2012 1st Quarter
    County - Jefferson Region - North Central State - Colorado

    Jan-Mar 2012

    5-year median^

    Jan-Mar 2012

    5-year median^

    Jan-Mar 2012

    5-year median^

    Campylobacteriosis 11 10 74 76 126 146
    Giardiasis 8 9 52 76 68 107
    Legionellosis 1 0 4 3 6 4
    Pertussis 37 7 156 36 188 71

    STEC (shiga toxin producing E. coli)

    4 2 12 11 19 18
    Salmonellosis 5 17 50 63 94 119
    Yersiniosis* 1 0 1 2 1 2

     

    2011 3rd Quarter
    County - Jefferson Region - North Central State - Colorado

    Jul-Sep 2011

    5-year median^

    Jul-Sep 2011

    5-year median^

    Jul-Sep 2011

    5-year median^

    Campylobacteriosis 31 28 156 140 311 284
    Cryptosporidiosis 0 2 19 17 63 57
    Giardiasis 36 18 129 133 198 197
    Legionellosis 1 1 4 7 9 10
    Listeriosis 3 0 18 3 30 4
    Pertussis 4 10 31 40 50 88

    STEC (shiga toxin producing E. coli)

    4 11 32 48 68 87
    Salmonellosis 16 18 75 101 170 192
    Shigellosis 3 3 21 26 34 44
    Yersinosis* 1 0 4 2 4 2

     

     

     

     

    Last Updated: 5-3-2013