Research and analysis

Lyme disease epidemiology and surveillance

Analysis of laboratory-confirmed cases of Lyme disease in England and Wales



Lyme disease is the most common vector-borne human infection in England and Wales.The spirochaetes are transmitted by a tick, Ixodes ricinus.

Published 1 May 2013
Last updated 14 April 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated Lyme disease epidemiology and surveillance.

  2. Updated epidemiology

  3. First published.