Somalia

AWD/Cholera Weekly Epidemiological Report EPI Week 21 (23rd to 29th May) 2022

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New cases for EPI - Week 21

  • 461 new cholera cases reported from 23 districts

  • 148 severe cases

  • 3 deaths reported in reporting week

  • 47 stool samples tested, 8 of them were confirmed Vibrio cholerae 01 Ogawa by culture

Cumulative cases (Since 1st – 21st weeks in 2022)

  • 5834 cumulative cases (53.51% children below 2 years)

  • 20 cumulative deaths (CFR 0.34%)

  • 1611 severe cases (49.29% children below 2 years

  • 91 total confirmed V. cholerae 01 Ogawa by culture

  • 24 total districts affected