Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in the African region: Update 44

Report
from World Health Organization
Published on 18 Sep 2009 View Original
As of September 18, 2009, 17H30 GMT, 24 countries have officially reported 8264 laboratory confirmed human cases of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 including 41 deaths.

The breakdown of confirmed cases and deaths by country is given in the table below.

Country
Cumulative total
Newly confirmed since September 14 to 20
Cases
Deaths
Cases
Deaths
Algeria
41
0
8
0
Angola
11
0
0
0
Botswana
23
0
0
0
Cameroun
4
0
0
0
Cape Verde
59
0
7
0
Cote d'Ivoire
2
0
0
0
Democratic Republic of Congo
1
0
0
0
Ethiopia
4
0
0
0
Gabon
1
0
0
0
Ghana
14
0
4
0
Kenya
154
0
69
0
Lesotho
36
0
12
0
Madagascar
16
0
1
0
Malawi
1
0
0
0
Mauritius(1)
69
8
0
0
Mozambique
8
1
0
1
Namibia
58
1
1
0
Seychelles
3
0
0
0
South Africa(3)
7606
31
0
0
Swaziland
2
0
0
0
Tanzania
99
0
2
0
Uganda
20
0
6
0
Zambia
20
0
0
0
Zimbabwe
12
0
0
0
TOTAL
8264
41
110
1

(1): Is monitoring the pandemic but is no longer reporting individual cases

(2): Weekly data covering August 31-September 06, 2009