Table 2

Cases of LD diagnosed, rates of diagnosis, and perceived endemicity by health region

HEALTH AUTHORITYCASES DIAGNOSED AS REPORTED BY RESPONDENTS,* NRATE DIAGNOSED PER 100 000 POPULATIONPHYSICIANS WHO BELIEVED LD WAS ENDEMIC WHERE THEY PRACTISED, %
Vancouver Island506.726
Fraser231.516
Northern113.82
Interior456.115
Vancouver Coastal726.520
  • LD—Lyme disease.

  • * Excludes travel-related cases.