Research and analysis

Syphilis epidemiology in London

Men who have sex with men (MSM) in London are disproportionately affected by syphilis and this is getting worse.


Syphilis epidemiology in London 2015

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The aim of this report is to update on the epidemiology of syphilis in adults in London.

It includes:

  • context of syphilis infection
  • data sources
  • syphilis burden in London
  • burden by local authority
Published 17 August 2016
Last updated 22 August 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated figure 1 (p. 11) and added appendix (pg. 26).
  2. First published.