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Tuberculosis: Greater London

Volume 457: debated on Tuesday 6 March 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many diagnoses of tuberculosis there were in each London borough in (a) 2005 and (b) 2006. (121926)

The information requested is shown in the table.

Cases of tuberculosis in each London borough in 2005

Local authority

Number of case reports

Barking and Dagenham

59

Barnet

116

Bexley

22

Brent

285

Bromley

30

Camden

106

City of London

2

Croydon

114

Ealing

240

Enfield

103

Greenwich

87

Hackney

133

Hammersmith and Fulham

133

Haringey

90

Harrow

133

Havering

30

Hillingdon

137

Hounslow

167

Islington

83

Kensington and Chelsea

46

Kingston

27

Lambeth

145

Lewisham

99

Merton

63

Newham

259

Redbridge

120

Richmond upon Thames

19

Southwark

141

Button

24

Tower Hamlets

129

Waltham Forest

116

Wandsworth

124

Westminster, City of

97

Total

3,479

Note:

Data as at 19 February 2007. 2006 data are not yet available.

Source:

Health Protection Agency enhanced tuberculosis surveillance.