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Indicator 3.3.4: Hepatitis B incidence per 100,000 population

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Incidence of Hepatitis B

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Indicator available

Hepatitis B incidence per 100,000 population

Indicator description
Geographical coverage

England

Unit of measurement

Rate per 100,000 population

Definitions

Newly diagnosed cases of laboratory confirmed acute hepatitis B (IgM positive). Data was extracted using “date entered” on cases from Health Protection teams data or “sample date” for cases from laboratory reports. The surveillance definition for acute hepatitis B is “HBsAg positive, anti-HBc IgM positive and abnormal liver function tests with a pattern consistent with acute viral hepatitis.”

Available disaggregations
Calculations

(Cases of acute Hepatitis B / Population) * 100,000

Other information

Data follows the UN specification for this indicator. This indicator has been identified in collaboration with topic experts.

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

3.3.4 Hepatitis B incidence per 100,000 population

Target name

3.3 By 2030, end the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected tropical diseases and combat hepatitis, water-borne diseases and other communicable diseases

Global indicator description
UN designated tier

Tier I

UN custodian agency

World Health Organisation (WHO)

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Source 1

Organisation

Public Health England (PHE)

Periodicity

Annual

Earliest available data

2008

Geographical coverage

England

Link to data source Immunisation, Hepatitis and Blood Safety Department, National Infection Service, Centre for Infectious Disease Surveillance and Control, Public Health England. Acute Hepatitis B dataset, compiled from laboratory and Health Protection Team reports opens in a new window
Release date

24/08/2018

Next release

TBC

Statistical classification

Official Statistic

Contact details

Ruth.Zwizwai@phe.gov.uk

Other information

Raw data provided by Public Health England - Requested from source report

Source 2

Organisation

Office for National Statistics (ONS)

Periodicity

Annual

Earliest available data

1838

Geographical coverage

United Kingdom

Link to data source Population Estimates for UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland opens in a new window
Release date

22/06/2017

Next release

01/06/2018

Statistical classification

National Statistic

Contact details

pop.info@ons.gsi.gov.uk

Other information

Estimates of the usual resident population for the UK as at 30 June of the reference year. Provided by administrative area, single year of age and sex