Yemen: Cholera Outbreak Weekly Epidemiology Bulletin: Week 30 - 2017

Report
from World Health Organization
Published on 31 Jul 2017 View Original

Highlights

• During week 30 (from 23 to 29 July 2017), 32 978 suspected cholera cases and 24 deaths were reported in Yemen.

• Since the beginning of this outbreak second wave (from 27 April to 30 July 2017), 430,401 suspected cholera cases, and 1 903 deaths (CFR: 0.4%) have been reported in 21 of the country 23 governorates (91.3%), and in 88.9% of the districts (296/333).

• The number of suspected cholera cases started to decline week 27. In some governorates, the decline started even earlier (e.g. week 25 in Amanat Al Asimah)