TABLE 2

Epidemiology of primary pulmonary tularaemia in Hedmark and Oppland counties in Eastern Norway, in 2016–2018

2016201720182016–2018
Pulmonary tularaemia cases in our region# (% of reported tularaemia cases)4 (50%)13 (51%)5 (38%)22 (48%)
Tularaemia cases in our region8251346
Tularaemia cases in Norway409258190
The incidence of pulmonary tularaemia in our region1.1/100 0003.4/100 0001.3/100 0001.9/100 000
The incidence of tularaemia in our region2.1/100 0006.6/100 0003.4/100  0004.0/100 000
The incidence of tularaemia in Norway0.8/100 0001.7/100 0001.1/100 0001.2/100 000

There are no recent reports distinguishing the incidence of the various clinical manifestation of tularaemia in Norway. #: diagnosed at Innlandet Hospital Trust; : official statistics from the Norwegian Surveillance System for Communicable Diseases.