Campylobacteriosis is the commonest form of bacterial gastroenteritis in Ireland. It is caused by a bacterium known as Campylobacter. To cause illness, the bacterium must be swallowed (generally through contamination of food or water). Campylobacter is a notifiable disease

Campylobacter 2004-2016

Campylobacter in Ireland, 2016

2511 The number of campylobacter notifications in 2016
52.7 The national notification rate per 100,000 population in 2016

Last updated: 12 September 2018