Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in the African region: Update 53

Report
from World Health Organization
Published on 13 Oct 2009 View Original
As of October 13, 2009, 17H00 GMT, 26 countries have officially reported 13297 laboratory confirmed human cases of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 including 75 deaths.

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

Country
Cumulative total
Newly confirmed From October 12 to 18
Cases
Deaths
Cases
Deaths
Algeria
49
0
0
0
Angola
13
0
0
0
Botswana
23
0
0
0
Cameroun
4
0
0
0
Cape Verde
62
0
0
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
0
0
Madagascar
48
0
20
0
Malawi
4
0
0
0
Mauritius(1)
69
8
0
0
Mozambique
42
2
0
0
Namibia
69
1
0
0
Rwanda
21
0
7
0
Sao Tome & Principe
6
0
0
0
Seychelles
3
0
0
0
South Africa(2)
12278
64
0
0
Swaziland
2
0
0
0
Tanzania
174
0
0
0
Uganda
108
0
19
0
Zambia
71
0
17
0
Zimbabwe
12
0
0
0
TOTAL
13297
75
63
0

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

(2): Data reported on a weekly basis. Week ending at October 4, 2009.