National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM)
EZIPs
TaxonomySpeciesCampylobacter spp.
CategoryBacteria
GenusCampylobacter
FamilyCampylobacteraceae
Order/ClassCampylobacterales
PhylumProteobacteria
Human and animal diseaseHuman diseaseCampylobacteriosis
Predominant syndromeGastro-intestinal
Occ. risk groupFood processers
Incubation time2-5 days
Disease in farm animalsYes
Disease in pets and horsesNo
Disease in wildlifeNo
Specfic animal speciesPoultry
ReservoirsHumansNo
Farm animalsYes
Pets and horsesNo
WildlifeNo
Specific animal speciesPoultry, insects, pigs
TransmissionHuman to humanYes
SkinNo
Tissue/blood: ArthropodsNo
Tissue/blood: Invasive actionsNo
Secreta/excreta: AirNo
Secreta/excreta: Water/food/environmentYes
Secreta/excreta: Close animal contactNo
Transmission infoFaeces, meat
Geographic distributionNetherlandsYes
EuropeYes
AfricaYes
North AmericaYes
South AmericaYes
AustraliaYes
AsiaYes
Distribution infoWorldwide
InfoSpecifics
Human ref. website URL
Animal ref. website URL
  Value Normalised valueWeightScore
1Probability of introduction into the Netherlands100% 10,4180,42
2Transmission in animal reservoirs10% 0,860,2920,25
3Economic damage, animal reservoirs5M€ 0,30,3370,1
4Animal-human transmission0,5% 0,470,6260,29
5Human-human transmission0,005% 0,390,3390,13
6Morbidity0,02 00,1810
7Mortality0,05% 0,530,6430,34
 Total    1,53
 Normalised score    0,61