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Table 3 Prevalence of atypical scrapie (AS) in active surveillance from starting year for detection of AS in active surveillance to 2007

From: The prevalence of atypical scrapie in sheep from positive flocks is not higher than in the general sheep population in 11 European countries

Surveillance stream Starting year Country Cases Tests Prevalence
(per 10,000)
CI 95%
Fallen stock 2004 Belgium 4 3238 12.4 3.4 - 31.6
  2006 Denmark 3 8177 3.7 0.8 - 10.7
  2004 Finland 4 3924 10.2 2.8 - 26.1
  2002 France 225 304832 7.4 6.4 - 8.4
  2006 Greece 0 7913 0 0 - 4.7
  2005 Iceland 0 152 0 0 - 239.8
  2005 Italy 11 27945 3.9 2.0 - 7.0
  2004 The Netherlands 0 1000 0 0 - 36.8
  2002 Norway 27 21137 12.8 08.4 - 18.6
  2004 Portugal 77 48662 15.8 12.5 - 19.8
  2004 Sweden 7 12434 5.6 2.3 - 11.6
Healthy slaughter 2004 Belgium 2 16109 1.2 0.2 - 4.5
  2006 Denmark 1 2476 4.0 0.1 - 22.5
  2004 Finland 1 5618 1.8 <0.1 - 9.9
  2002 France 190 318333 6.0 5.2 - 6.9
  2006 Greece 3 20467 1.5 0.3 - 4.3
  2005 Iceland 0 10931 0 0 - 3.4
  2005 Italy 32 86745 3.7 2.5 - 5.2
  2004 The Netherlands 0 2719 0 0 - 13.6
  2002 Norway 24 87753 2.7 1.8 - 4.1
  2004 Portugal 168 213923 7.9 6.7 - 9.1
  2004 Sweden 5 12359 4.0 1.3 - 9.4