Listeriosis is an infection caused by the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes. It is usually acquired by eating food contaminated with this bacterium. Listeriosis is a notifiable disease in Ireland.

listeria 2004-2016

Listeriosis in Ireland, 2016

13 The number of listeria notifications in 2016
0.3 The national notification rate per 100,000 population in 2016

Last updated: 12 September 2018