LYME DISEASE
DATA SOURCE:

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Bureau of Epidemiology, Division of Infectious Disease Epidemiology

P.O.Box 90

Harrisburg, PA 17108

717-787-3350
GEOGRAPHICAL DETAIL AVAILABLE:

State Level: Yes (Plus health districts).

County Level: Yes.

Community Level: No.
DATA REPORTS AND INTERNET DIRECTIONS:

Go To: http://www.health.state.pa.us

Pennsylvania Lyme Disease Statistics - Under the Epidemiology Health Topic, choose "Communicable Diseases and Other Fact Sheets".  Select "Communicable Diseases Fact Sheets", then select "Lyme Disease".  Scroll down and select "Pennsylvania Lyme Disease Statistics".
DATA DESCRIPTION:

Pennsylvania Lyme Disease Statistics - Number and incidence rate of lyme disease in Pennsylvania, health districts, and counties by year.
Scroll down for more data sources on "Lyme Disease".

LYME DISEASE

DATA SOURCE:

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Bureau of Health Statistics and Research

555 Walnut Street

Harrisburg, PA 17101-1914

717-783-2548
GEOGRAPHICAL DETAIL AVAILABLE:

State Level: Yes.

County Level: Yes.

Community Level: No.
DATA REPORTS AND INTERNET DIRECTIONS:

Go To: http://www.health.state.pa.us/stats

Healthy People 2010: State and County Statistics - Click on this title and select "Focus Area 14: Immunization & Infectious Diseases" under State Data by Focus Area and for County Data by Focus Area.
DATA DESCRIPTION:

Healthy People 2010: State and County Statistics - (Focus Area 14: Immunization & Infectious Diseases) Lyme disease incidence rates for the state and counties.
Scroll down for more data sources on "Lyme Disease".

LYME DISEASE
DATA SOURCE:

Chester County Health Department

Public Health Information Systems

601 Westtown Rd, P.O. Box 2747

610-344-6225, PA 19380-0990

610-344-6225
GEOGRAPHICAL DETAIL AVAILABLE:

State Level: No.

County Level: Yes (Chester County only).

Community Level: Yes (health districts in Chester County).
DATA REPORTS AND INTERNET DIRECTIONS:

Go To: http://www.chesco.org/health

Lyme Disease - (On line report) Click on "Communicable Disease Report" and scroll down to the Lyme Disease section.
DATA DESCRIPTION:

Lyme Disease - Number of confirmed lyme disease cases by year (back to 1988) for Chester County and the incidence rates for 12 health districts in Chester County by year.