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Table 3 CWD surveillance and diagnoses in Finland (2006–2020)

From: Chronic wasting disease in Europe: new strains on the horizon

  2006–10 2011–16 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021a Sum CWD
Moose (Alces alces) 86 51 48 242 (1) 162 200 (1) 29 818 2
Reindeer (Rangifer t. tarandus)b 45 29 16 294 616 624 95 1719  
Finnish forest reindeer (Rangifer t. fennicus)c 3 4 13 14 12 7 8 61  
White-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus)d 612 27 23 50 131 125 25 993  
Red deer (Cervus elaphus)       1   1  
Fallow deer (Dama dama) 10 3 1      14  
Roe deer (Capreolus capreolus) 23 14 13 63 208 255 47 623  
  1. CWD positive diagnosis is given as number in bold in parenthesis and the total number of tested animals and the total number of diagnosed cases are also prenseted in bold in the two rightmost columns of the tables
  2. aApril 15th
  3. bAll semi-domesticated
  4. c,dWild. Positive diagnosis of CWD in parentheses