Southern Africa: An overlay of Sanitation Facilities and Number of Cholera / AWD Cases and Deaths Reported between January and September 2017

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from UN Children's Fund
Published on 05 Oct 2017 View Original

3 of the 21 countries in Eastern and Southern Africa have over 50% of their population using unimproved sanitation facilities and they include; Tanzania, Ethiopia and Uganda. Cumulatively, Tanzania has reported 2697 cases since the beginning of 2017. Countries which have 25 to 50% of their population using unimproved sanitation facilities include: Somalia, Kenya, Burundi, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia and Madagascar. Cumulatively, these countries have reported 83, 346 cases in 2017, and majority of these cases emerging from Somalia. 10 countries have less than 25% of their population using unimproved sanitation facilities, and mostly located in the Southern Africa region