Statistical data set

Tuberculosis (TB) in cattle in Great Britain

Detailed statistics on Tuberculosis (TB) in cattle in Great Britain with regional breakdowns.

This data series presents statistics on tuberculosis (TB) in cattle (i.e. bovine TB) in Great Britain. The statistics are obtained from the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) work management IT support system, which is used for the administration of TB testing in GB. They are a snapshot of the position on the date on which the data were extracted. The information is subject to regular revision until all test results are available.

This data series are updated monthly with accompanying statistical notice. A full national statistical notice including headline data is updated every quarter.

England County, TB Area and Statistical Region Mapping Information

  • for monthly official statistical notice see here
  • for quarterly national statistical notice see here

Next update: see the statistics release calendar

For further information you can contact: tbstatistics@defra.gov.uk
Twitter: @DefraStats

Published 19 July 2017
Last updated 12 June 2019 + show all updates
  1. Replaced datasets, now include data to March 2019.
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