Georgia Flu Surveillance Update: Week 42

Week 42 – Ending October 22, 2022

Georgia Flu Surveillance Update:
As of Week 42, Georgia flu activity is High=10 (on the scale of 1-13). Activity levels are based on the percent of outpatient visits in Georgia due to Influenza-like illness during this timeframe.

For the corresponding week, the percentage of outpatient visits for Influenza-like Illness was 6.0%, the number of influenza-associated death was 0; the number of Metro Area Influenza Hospitalizations was 105; and reported Influenza Outbreak was 5.

Getting the flu shot is the best thing you can do to protect yourself and others.
District 2 health departments have flu vaccines available. Please contact your local health department for information on how to get your Flu vaccine at

To learn more about how to protect yourself against flu, visit DPH website at
and CDC website at