Diphtheria notifications, cases and deaths from 1986 to 2014 (table)
Diphtheria cases* and deaths, England and Wales from 1914 to 2014 (graph). In the graph depicting cases and deaths: (*) refers to cases defined by notifications only (not laboratory confirmed) up to 1985. From 1986 onward, cases are confirmed by laboratory results.
Toxigenic C. diphtheriae by geographical area of origin: 1986 to 2014 (n=68) (pie chart)