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Annual Reported Cases of Hepatitis in Alaska


Number of Annual Reported Cases of Hepatitis in Alaska
January 1, 2000 to December 31, 2018


 

​Year ​Hepatitis A ​Hepatitis B, acute ​Hepatitis C**
2018​ ​1 ​7 ​1238
​2017 ​0 ​9 ​1214
​2016 ​2 ​7 ​1193
​2015 ​4 ​3 ​1240
​2014 ​1 ​3 ​1227
​2013 ​1 ​1 ​1037
​2012 ​1 ​1 ​987
​2011 ​2 ​4 ​1092
​2010 ​5 ​6 ​662
​2009 ​2 ​4 ​829
​2008 ​5 ​1 ​1006
​2007 ​5 ​8 ​999
​2006 ​2 ​9 ​1039
​2005 ​4 ​8 ​982
​2004 ​2 ​11 ​932
​2003 ​8 ​8 ​821
​2002 ​12 ​11 ​746
​2001 ​13 ​9 ​741
​2000 ​16 ​14 ​722
 

 

**Numbers for hepatitis C represent newly reported cases (acute and chronic) for each year. 

  • Hepatitis C became reportable in January 1996
  • Universal Hepatitis A Immunization Program began January 1996
  • Hepatitis B Immunization Program expanded April 1997
  • Mandatory Hepatitis A and B immunization for children attending Alaska schools and licensed childcare facilities began in Fall 2001




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