Hepatitis C antibody positive cases in Scotland: results to 31 December 2017

Publication Date: 22 May 2018

During January to December 2017, 1511 new cases of hepatitis C antibody-positivity
were diagnosed. This figure compares to 2022, 1814, and 1591 for 2014, 2015 and 2016 respectively. An average of 1953 cases were diagnosed per annum in the years 2008-2011, compared with 1908 from 2012-2016.

Resource information

Publisher:
Health Protection Scotland
Publication type:
Surveillance Report