Summary of notifiable diseases--United States, 2003

MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2005 Apr 22;52(54):1-85.


The Summary of Notifiable Diseases--United States, 2003 contains the official statistics, in tabular and graphic form, for the reported occurrence of nationally notifiable diseases in the United States for 2003. Unless otherwise noted, the data are final totals for 2003 reported as of June 30, 2004. These statistics are collected and compiled from reports sent by state health departments to the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS), which is operated by CDC in collaboration with the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE). The Summary is available at This site also includes publications from past years.

MeSH terms

  • Communicable Diseases / epidemiology*
  • Humans
  • Population Surveillance
  • United States / epidemiology