Somalia

AWD/Cholera Weekly Epidemiological Report EPI week 37 (12 – 18 September 2022)

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New cases for EPI - Week 37

238 new cholera cases reported from 16 districts

• 167 (70%) severe cases

• 140 (59%) children below 5 years

• 2 deaths reported in this week (CFR 0.8%)

• 57 stool samples tested, 1 (2%) of them was confirmed V. Cholerae 01 Ogawa by culture

Cumulative cases (Since 1 – 37 Weeks in 2022)

• 10,167 cumulative cases ( 66.98% children < 5 years)

• 56 cumulative deaths (CFR 0.55%)

• 3342 (33%) severe cases

• 221 total confirmed V. Cholerae 01 Ogawa by culture

• 25 drought affected districts reporting cases.