2017年8月(2017年8月1日0时至8月31日24时)，全国共报告法定传染病679 826例，死亡1 796例。其中，乙类传染病中传染性非典型肺炎、白喉、脊髓灰质炎和人感染高致病性禽流感无发病、死亡报告，其余22种传染病共报告发病326 086例，死亡1 786例。报告发病数居前5位的病种依次为病毒性肝炎、肺结核、梅毒、细菌性和阿米巴性痢疾以及淋病，占乙类传染病报告病例总数的95%。
In August 2017 (from 0:00 1 August to 24:00 31 August), a total of 679 826 cases of notifiable communicable diseases were reported in China, including 1 796 deaths. No cases and deaths of severe acute respiratory syndrome, diphtheria, poliomyelitis and human infection with highly pathogenic avian influenza virus in class B were reported. For the remaining 22 communicable diseases in class B, 326 086 cases were reported, including 1 786 deaths. The first 5 diseases in term of reported case number were viral hepatitis, pulmonary tuberculosis, syphilis, bacterial or amoebic dysentery and gonorrhea, accounting for 95% of the total reported cases in class B.
No case and death of filariasis in class C were reported, and for the remaining 10 communicable diseases in class C, 353 740 cases were reported, including 10 deaths. The first 3 diseases in term of reported case number were hand foot and mouth disease, other infectious diarrheal diseases and influenza, accounting for 94% of the total reported cases in class C.