How common is Salmonellosis?
- About 40,000 cases are reported in the United States each year (actual number may be significantly higher, as many milder cases are not diagnosed or reported.
- About 400 people with acute Salmonella die each year.
- It is more common in the summer than in the winter.
- Children are the most likely to get Salmonella.
Last modified on 01/09/2015