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Aseptic Meningitis Data

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Aseptic Meningitis Incidence Rate Maps 2012, 2011, 2010,  2009

Aseptic Meningitis Case Count and Incidence Rates By County  (PDF, 120.54 KB)

Aseptic Meningitis Cases and Incidence Rates in Texas, 2002-*2012
 Year Cases  IR 
*2012  1169  4.4 
2011  1294  5.0 
2010  1663  6.6 
2009  1858  7.5 
2008  1747  7.2 
2007  2126  8.9 
2006  1740 7.4 
2005 1878 8.2 
2004  2521 11.2 
2003  3109  14.1 
2002  1351  6.2 
IR= incidence rate per 100,000.
*2012 incidence rates are based on projected census data obtained from the DSHS Center for Health Statistics.   

Reported Aseptic Meningitis Cases by Age Groups in Texas, 2007-2012*
  2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012*
Age Group Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR Cases IR
<1 529 134.2 499 125.7 403 101.0 438 108.0 302 73.8 261 63.2
01-04 90 6.0 84 5.5 108 7.0 65 4.1 35 2.2 33 2.0
05-09 202 11.9 135 7.7 269 15.0 151 8.1 95 5.0 84 4.4
10-14 181 10.5 131 7.7 184 10.8 127 7.6 72 4.2 90 5.1
15-19 137 7.4 101 5.4 113 6.0 112 6.2 78 4.3 84 4.7
20-29 309 8.5 245 6.6 254 6.7 234 6.0 215 5.5 183 4.6
30-39 280 7.9 201 5.6 214 5.8 190 5.0 176 4.5 146 3.6
40-49 181 5.3 160 4.7 132 3.8 136 3.8 116 3.2 113 3.0
50-59 118 4.2 83 2.9 86 2.9 102 3.3 85 2.7 72 2.2
60+ 99 3.0 107 3.1 89 2.5 108 3.0 120 3.2 103 2.6
Unknown 0   1   6   0   0   0  
Total 2126 8.9 1747 7.2 1858 7.5 1663 6.6 1294 5.0 1169 4.4

IR= incidence rate per 100,000.
*2012 incidence rates are based on projected census data obtained from the DSHS Center for Health Statistics.

Last updated May 20, 2019