CDC Homepage and Features

2018 Annual Summary

The CDC homepage received over 13.5 million page views in 2018, approximately half of 2017 traffic.  Overall traffic to all CDC.gov sites increased.  But the difference in 2018 homepage traffic indicates that visitors visit CDC.gov through many other pages beyond the CDC homepage, such as search engine and feed traffic.

The most popular CDC Feature in 2018 was: “Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease”.

2017-2018 Page Views to CDC Homepage
Month 2018 2017
January 1,423,653 1,665,070
February 1,297,291 1,729,889
March 1,200,086 1,750,193
April 1,235,766 1,270,971
May 1,598,013 1,222,978
June 883,014 978,713
July 831,185 991,260
August 926,899 1,720,695
September 1,041,822 2,279,258
October 1,204,735 3,298,708
November 1,185,289 4,375,265
December 865,953 2,908,730
Overall Page Views 13,693,706 24,191,730
2009-2017 CDC Homepage Views
Month 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
January 1,526,615 1,351,686 1,378,912 1,871,877 1,357,870  1,590,354 1,873,027 1,665,070 1,423,653
February 1,500,430 1,335,754 1,419,704 1,451,856 1,295,762 1,625,495 2,338,104 1,729,889 1,297,291
March 1,664,594 1,529,272 1,500,196 1,531,243 1,374,673 1,648,646 2,132,055 1,750,193 1,200,086
April 1,529,670 1,380,685 1,463,678 1,582,471 1,355,544 1,603,837 1,928,905 1,270,971 1,235,766
May 1,263,657 1,719,066 1,378,097 1,338,579 1,370,639 1,330,249 1,773,279 1,222,978 1,598,013
June 1,113,746 1,186,430 1,235,045 1,127,906 1,121,087 1,277,972 1,550,069 978,713 883,014
July 1,040,858 1,036,641 1,165,571 1,122,460 1,238,112 1,136,155 1,346,190 991,260 831,185
August 1,186,609 1,142,982 1,338,250 1,139,622 1,571,072 1,225,385 1,594,311 1,720,695 926,899
September 1,439,627 1,494,631 1,522,669 1,501,924 2,062,735 1,595,306 1,766,872 2,279,258 1,014,822
October 1,487,956 1,598,203 2,039,712 1,609,111 4,101,027 1,738,286 1,804,747 3,298,708 1,204,735
November 1,447,918 1,523,479 1,527,757 1,382,917 1,752,221 1,666,521 1,720,238 4,375,265 1,185,289
December 1,133,071 1,149,560 1,225,108 1,077,630 1,449,533 1,409,306 1,362,751 2,908,730 865,952
Totals 16,334,751 16,448,389 17,194,699 16,737,596 20,050,275 17,847,512 21,190,548 24,191,730 13,693,706
2018 Top 10 CDC Features by Page Views
2017 Top CDC Features by Page Views
Feature Name Page Views
Hand, Foot & Mouth Disease | Features | CDC 957,502
Worried your sore throat may be strep? | Features | CDC 529,764
Pink Eye: Usually Mild and Easy to Treat | Features | CDC 501,591
Tuberculosis (TB) Disease: Symptoms and Risk Factors | Features | CDC 370,699
Child Passenger Safety | Features | CDC 290,501
Page last reviewed: September 5, 2018