Epidemiology Data & Reports

Reports

Annual Disease Counts

DISEASE 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
HIV 18 20 11 12 7 12 15
AIDS 6 4 3 3 3 4 4
Campylobacteriosis 101 88 78 77 74 74 62
Chlamydia 673 815 862 963 1030 1072 1142
Coccidiodomycosis (Valley Fever) 152 165 135 82 33 53 260
Cryptosporidiosis 24 13 7 5 9 5 9
E. Coli 13 4 8 13 14 12 16
Giardiasis 9 16 13 10 10 15 12
Gonorrhea 31 50 84 56 150 163 230
Hepatitis A 1 3 4 2 0 0 2
Hepatitis B (Chronic) 36 40 34 27 27 25 26
Hepatitis C (Community) - - 355 263 281 219 252
Hepatitis C (Correctional) - - 337 272 227 148 139
Lyme Disease 0 1 1 2 1 3 3
Measles (Rubeola) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Meningitis (Bacterial) 4 2 3 0 0 4 0
Meningitis (Viral) 35 12 3 17 12 21 13
MRSA - - 1 0 2 1 0
Pertussis 382 12 13 13 37 19 27
Rubella - - 0 0 0 0 0
Salmonella 33 20 43 39 37 46 42
Shigellosis 5 3 1 4 6 9 1
Syphilis (Primary/Secondary) 0 2 5 5 5 10 18
Tuberculosis 4 6 3 4 0 0 0

Frequently Asked Questions

Where can I find more local-level data?

ACTION for Healthy Communities
"What is the quality of life like in San Luis Obispo County? Do residents feel safe? Are there enough employment opportunities?" These are the questions a collaborative group of organizations asks every three years to assess the quality of life in San Luis Obispo County.

‚ÄčSLO Health Counts (COMING SOON)
Local data is also collected on an interactive data dashboard for SLO County, covering everything from chronic disease rates to home ownership.

Where can I find more state-level data?

CA Department of Finance Demographic Forecasts
The California Department of Finance provides the most accurate demographic data and population forecasts for the region.

CHIS
The California Health Interview Survey (CHIS) is a survey of all Californians conducted every other year through UCLA to collect data on selected health indicators from various age groups in California. The data is collected and reported on a central website, and available for comparison across years of the survey.

STD Data
The California Department of Public Health provides STD summary tables to track county, California and national rates.

Where can I find more federal-level data?

U.S. Census Data
The U.S. Census Bureau collects and reports on a variety of data about America's changing population, housing and workforce through the U.S. Census, the American Community Survey, the Economic Census, and more.