Syphilis Case Counts - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Syphilis Case Counts

Case counts of syphilis in Minnesota for 2019-2021, updated monthly.

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Congenital

Minnesota congenital syphilis (CS) cases* 2019-2021.

  CS Diagnoses
2019
CS Diagnoses 2020** CS
Diagnoses
YTD 2021***
Total congenital cases 21 7 3

*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 CDC:Syphilis (Treponema pallidum) 2018 Case Definition.

**2020 data is in review and will be finalized at the annual data release. For the most recent complete year of data available, review Minnesota's STD Statistics.

***Cases reported to MDH from January 1- April 30, 2021 (YTD).

By county

The table below has three columns representing the current year and two comparison years. The 2021 column shows new syphilis diagnoses reported to MDH by the year to date shown (YTD). The 2019 and 2020 columns show total cases of syphilis for each calendar year. 2020 data is in review and will be finalized at the annual data release. For the most recent complete year of data available, review Minnesota's STD Statistics.

As of April 30, 2021:

MN County Syphilis
Diagnoses
2019
Syphilis
Diagnoses
2020*
Syphils
YTD
2021**
Aitkin 2 2 0
Anoka 40 42 14
Becker 11 13 4
Beltrami 93 90 32
Benton 11 3 1
Big Stone 0 1 0
Blue Earth 9 17 1
Brown 0 0 1
Carlton 3 3 3
Carver 3 8 1
Cass 35 16 5
Chippewa 0 3 0
Chisago 1 0 0
Clay 8 12 0
Clearwater 7 4 2
Cook 0 0 0
Cottonwood 2 0 0
Crow Wing 5 3 3
Dakota 57 46 13
Dodge 0 0 0
Douglas 0 0 2
Faribault 1 2 0
Fillmore 0 1 0
Freeborn 0 3 0
Goodhue 3 5 2
Grant 1 0 0
Hennepin 505 487 157
Houston 1 0 0
Hubbard 1 3 0
Isanti 1 1 2
Itasca 5 10 1
Jackson 0 0 0
Kanabec 0 1 0
Kandiyohi 2 1 0
Kittson 0 0 0
Koochiching 1 0 0
Lac Qui Parle 0 0 0
Lake 0 1 0
Lake of the Woods 0 0 0
Le Sueur 4 1 0
Lincoln 0 0 0
Lyon 1 0 0
Mahnomen 2 6 2
Marshall 2 2 0
Martin 1 1 2
McLeod 3 2 2
Meeker 2 1 0
Mille Lacs 5 4 2
Morrison 0 1 0
Mower 5 4 0
Murray 0 0 0
Nicollet 3 1 1
Nobles 6 1 0
Norman 0 0 0
Olmsted 15 10 5
Otter Tail 4 6 1
Pennington 5 0 0
Pine 3 2 0
Pipestone 0 1 0
Polk 2 2 0
Pope 2 1 0
Ramsey 142 137 38
Red Lake 0 4 0
Redwood 0 1 0
Renville 1 2 0
Rice 4 2 1
Rock 1 0 0
Roseau 0 1 0
Scott 17 19 6
Sherburne 4 8 1
Sibley 2 2 0
St. Louis 12 28 15
Stearns 12 22 5
Steele 2 1 2
Stevens 0 0 0
Swift 0 0 0
Todd 0 3 2
Traverse 0 0 0
Wabasha 0 0 0
Wadena 0 1 0
Waseca 4 1 1
Washington 19 23 1
Watonwan 0 0 0
Wilkin 0 1 0
Winona 1 2 0
Wright 12 6 1
Yellow Medicine 1 0 0
Total 1,107 1,088 332

*2020 data is in review and will be finalized at the annual data release. For the most recent complete year of data available, review Minnesota's STD Statistics.
**Cases reported to MDH as of April 30, 2021, which includes cases from January 1-April 30, 2021 (YTD). By county table does not include congenital syphilis cases.

Updated Monday, 24-May-2021 14:18:26 CDT