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Hepatitis A in Florida
December Key Points
The number of reported hepatitis A cases in December increased from the previous month and was below the previous 5-year average. Since January, 1, 2021, 95% of cases have likely been aquired in Florida
In December 2021, 17 hepatitis A cases were reported in 16 counties, outlined in black in the map below. From October 2021 through December 2021 the average county rates were highest in Central Florida.
In 2021, 211 hepatitis A cases were reported. There was a 94% decrease in overall cases when compared to cases as of December 2019 (n=3,166).
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