Syphilis Case Counts - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Syphilis Case Counts

Case counts of syphilis in Minnesota for 2019 and 2020, updated monthly.

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October 2020 Syphilis Case Counts by County (PDF)
Posted November 2020

Congenital

Minnesota congenital syphilis cases*, year to date (YTD) 2019 and 2020**

  YTD 2019 YTD 2020
Total congenital cases 21 6

*Congenital syphilis (CS) is a disease that occurs when a mother with syphilis passes the infection on to her baby during pregnancy. For more information about the CS case defining criteria, visit Syphilis (Treponema pallidum) 2018 Case Definition.

**Cases reported to MDH as of October 31, 2020.

By county

Minnesota syphilis cases by county of residence, year to date (YTD) 2019 and 2020**

MN County YTD 2019 YTD 2020
Aitkin 2 1
Anoka 34 30
Becker 7 10
Beltrami 79 62
Benton 10 2
Big Stone 0 1
Blue Earth 7 10
Brown 0 0
Carlton 3 2
Carver 2 7
Cass 30 7
Chippewa 0 0
Chisago 1 1
Clay 6 8
Clearwater 6 2
Cook 0 0
Cottonwood 2 0
Crow Wing 5 2
Dakota 47 31
Dodge 0 0
Douglas 0 0
Faribault 1 1
Fillmore 0 1
Freeborn 0 2
Goodhue 3 4
Grant 0 0
Hennepin 429 390
Houston 0 0
Hubbard 1 3
Isanti 1 1
Itasca 2 8
Jackson 0 0
Kanabec 0 1
Kandiyohi 1 1
Kittson 0 0
Koochiching 1 0
Lac Qui Parle 0 0
Lake 0 1
Lake of the Woods 0 0
Le Sueur 4 1
Lincoln 0 0
Lyon 1 0
Mahnomen 1 4
Marshall 2 1
Martin 1 0
McLeod 2 1
Meeker 1 1
Mille Lacs 4 2
Morrison 0 1
Mower 4 3
Murray 0 0
Nicollet 2 1
Nobles 5 0
Norman 0 0
Olmsted 15 7
Otter Tail 4 1
Pennington 5 0
Pine 2 1
Pipestone 0 1
Polk 2 2
Pope 2 1
Ramsey 121 96
Red Lake 0 2
Redwood 0 0
Renville 1 2
Rice 3 2
Rock 1 0
Roseau 0 1
Scott 15 13
Sherburne 4 5
Sibley 2 2
St. Louis 9 20
Stearns 10 18
Steele 2 1
Stevens 0 0
Swift 0 0
Todd 0 0
Traverse 0 0
Wabasha 0 0
Wadena 0 1
Waseca 4 1
Washington 16 21
Watonwan 0 0
Wilkin 0 0
Winona 1 1
Wright 9 5
Yellow Medicine 0 0
Total 935 808

**Cases reported to MDH as of October 31, 2020. By county table does not include congenital syphilis cases.

Updated Friday, 13-Nov-2020 12:48:11 CST