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Table 1 National IHR Focal Point (NFP) reported access to specific types of public health event data for assessment under the International Health Regulations (IHR)(2005)

From: Descriptive review and evaluation of the functioning of the International Health Regulations (IHR) Annex 2

Types of public health event data Number (%) NFPs with access to specific types of public health event data (n = 133)
Human influenza caused by new sub-type 126 (94.7%)
Wild-type poliomyelitis 98 (73.7%)
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome 79 (59.4%)
Smallpox 60 (45.1%)
Other communicable diseases 94 (70.7%)
Contaminated food (i.e. substance and microbial contamination) 93 (69.9%)
Contaminated water 76 (57.1%)
Radionuclear spill 38 (28.6%)
Chemical contamination of products or the environment 52 (39.1%)
Other toxic release 33 (24.8%)
Bioterrorist attack 45 (33.8%)
Pharmaceutical product (contamination, adverse event, failure) 64 (48.1%)
Communicable diseases among animals 81 (60.9%)