Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in the African region: Update 50

Report
from World Health Organization
Published on 05 Oct 2009 View Original
As of October 05, 2009, 17H00 GMT, 24 countries have officially reported 12442 laboratory confirmed human cases of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 including 70 deaths.

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

Country
Cumulative total
Newly confirmed From September 28 to October 04
Cases
Deaths
Cases
Deaths
Algeria
48
0
1
0
Angola
13
0
0
0
Botswana
23
0
0
0
Cameroun
4
0
0
0
Cape Verde
62
0
3
0
Cote d'Ivoire
2
0
0
0
Democratic Republic of Congo
12
0
0
0
Ethiopia
4
0
0
0
Gabon
1
0
0
0
Ghana
14
0
0
0
Kenya
154
0
0
0
Lesotho
54
0
5
0
Madagascar
16
0
0
0
Malawi
4
0
0
0
Mauritius(1)
69
8
0
0
Mozambique
42
2
12
0
Namibia
69
1
7
0
Seychelles
3
0
0
0
South Africa(2)
11545
59
0
0
Swaziland
2
0
0
0
Tanzania
174
0
31
0
Uganda
61
0
26
0
Zambia
54
0
4
0
Zimbabwe
12
0
0
0
TOTAL
12442
70
89
0

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

(2): Data reported on a weekly basis. Week ending at September 20, 2009.