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.

A full national statistical notice including headline data is updated every quarter, as is this data series.

Datasets no longer updated

Following on from the Bovine TB in Great Britain statistics user survey 2020 responses, these datasets will no longer be updated.

England County, TB Area and Statistical Region Mapping Information

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 10 March 2021 + show all updates
  1. Edited to include updated datasets

  2. Updated datasets to include September 2020 data. Headline statistics also updated. Also included note to inform users that the North, Midlands, South-West and South-East datasets will no longer be updated.

  3. Updated all datasets, with the exception of headline statistics, to include August 2020 data.

  4. Edited all datasets to include July 2020 statistics, with the exception of the headline statistics dataset which will next be updated in December 2020.

  5. Edited regional datasets to include data to June 2020. Also added 3 new datasets, high risk, low risk and edge area statistics.

  6. Replaced datasets, May 2020 figures now included.

  7. Added latest statistical datasets, data to April 2020.

  8. Edited details on web page, added link to interactive dashboard and note to inform users that the interactive dashboard is temporarily only available through Internet Explorer.

  9. Updated datasets to include data to March 2020.

  10. Added latest TB datasets for Great Britain with regional breakdowns.

  11. Updated statistical datasets to include January 2020 figures.

  12. Added latest statistical datasets.

  13. Updated with November 2019 data.

  14. Updated with latest datasets.

  15. Updated with latest data.

  16. Added latest statistical datasets, August 2019 figures.

  17. Added latest datasets for Tuberculosis (TB) in cattle in Great Britain, including regional breakdowns.

  18. Added datasets for GB and the regions.

  19. Updated with data to May 2019.

  20. Updated datasets to include April 2019 figures, with the exception of the headline figures dataset which only includes data to March 2019.

  21. Replaced datasets, now include data to March 2019.

  22. Updated with February 2019 data.

  23. Updated monthly datasets.

  24. Updated with latest datasets.

  25. Updated all datasets, except Headline Statistics, to include November data.

  26. Updated with latest datasets.

  27. Updated all datasets to include data to September 2018.

  28. Updated monthly datasets to August 2018.

  29. Updated monthly datasets to July 2018.

  30. Updated datasets to June 2018.

  31. Updated with datasets to May 2018.

  32. Updated datasets to April 2018.

  33. Updated with latest monthly datasets to March 2018.

  34. Updated with figures up to February 2018.

  35. Updated with latest monthly datasets to January 2018.

  36. Updated all datasets, adding data to December 2017.

  37. Updated with latest monthly datasets to November 2017.

  38. Updated with latest monthly datasets to October 2017.

  39. Updated with latest monthly datasets to September 2017.

  40. Updated datasets.

  41. Updated datasets.

  42. Updated datasets.

  43. Updated regional monthly datasets.

  44. First published.