Flu Activity

July 5, 2018:

  • The 2017-18 flu season is finally over. Sporadic cases of influenza are sometimes reported during the summer months. 
  • More hospitalizations have occurred this season for Washtenaw residents than in any flu season in the past decade.

Influenza-Associated Hospitalizations & Deaths in Washtenaw County Residents: 2018-2018 Season*

*Flu season starting October 1, 2017
Total 
Hospitalizations
Hospitalizations 
week ending June 2
Total 
adult deaths
Total 
child deaths
453
0
9
0

Influenza Activity for Current Season

You can hover over the below graphs to see individual data points. These data are preliminary and will be updated as more information is received.

*Respiratory illness: "Student with fever or pneumonia and any of these symptoms: sore throat, cough, muscle aches." Numbers are based on parent reports of their child's illness.

Additional Information

For more information, visit the Influenza page.