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Table 5 Number of notifications of HUS* by year and jurisdiction 2000 to 2010

From: Epidemiology of Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli in Australia, 2000-2010

YEAR NSW VIC ACT WA QLD SA TAS NT Total
2000 9 3 0 1 3 1 0 0 17
2001 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3
2002 7 4 0 0 1 0 0 1 13
2003 5 4 0 1 1 3 0 1 15
2004 9 1 0 1 1 3 0 1 16
2005 11 3 0 1 2 1 2 0 20
2006 11 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 14
2007 13 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 19
2008 17 4 0 0 7 2 0 1 31
2009 4 2 0 0 1 4 0 1 12
2010 1 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 8
Total 91 28 1 4 22 17 2 4 169
Yearly Rate/100,000 0.13 0.05 0.03 0.02 0.05 0.10 0.04 0.05 0.07
  1. *diarrhoea and non diarrhoea associated Source: Data extracted from National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System website [26]