• Number of new viral hepatitis cases Number of new viral hepatitis cases (Line chart)
  • Number of new viral hepatitis cases Number of new viral hepatitis cases (Bar chart)
Data set notes
European Health for All database

Indicators: 618
Updated: 20 November 2023

The following abbreviations are used in the indicator titles:
•    SDR: age-standardized death rates (see HFA-DB user manual/Technical notes, page 13, for details)
•    FTE: full-time equivalent
•    PP: physical persons
•    PPP$: purchasing power parities expressed in US $, an internationally comparable scale reflecting the relative domestic purchasing powers of currencies.

Indicator notes
Number of new viral hepatitis cases
Indicator code: E045310.T

Self-explanatory. ICD-9: 070; ICD-10: B15-B19. Data from existing national notification systems are reported at least annually to the Communicable Diseases (CD) unit at WHO/EURO._
Country/Area notes
Institute of Public Health.
Data sources: Sanitary Inspection of the Ministry of the Flemish Community Government; Sanitary
Inspection of the Ministry of the French Community Government.
Remark: These data only refer to cases that occurred in the Flemish and Walloon Region. Data of the
Brussels Capital Region are not available. (The Brussels Capital Region has approximately 950 000
inhabitants, which is about 10% of the Belgian population). Because of a serious underreporting,
this number is an underestimation.
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Public Health Institute BIH - Department of Epidemiology.
January 2000
Number of individually reported hepatitis cases, diagnosed during the given calendar year.
Source State Serum Institute
Some Facts about Health Care of Estonia 1990-1995. Estonian Medical Statistical Bureau.
Source: National Public Health Institute.
Source: German Health Monitoring System
Source: Directorate of Health, Section for Infectious Disease Control.
Source: Central Statistics Office for 1980-1984. Department of Health for subsequent years.
Department of Epidemiology, Ministry of Health.
January 2000:
Source: Ministry of Health
National Public Health Centre.
Chief Medical Officer of Public Health.
Institute of Public Health of the Republic of Slovenia, Ljubljana 1996 (Epidemiologic monitoring of
communicable diseases in Slovenia).
Viral hepatitis (ICD-9 code: 07). Data come from the Epidemiological Surveillance System of
Obligatory Declaration Disease (ODD).
Source: Ministerio de Sanidad y Consumo. Centro Nacional de Epidemiologia.
Clinically reported cases.

Source: Swedish Institutes for Infectious Disease Control.