Cholera situation in Somalia, September 2017
During the month of September 2017, 650 cholera cases, with no death, were reported across the country as compared to 917 cases, with no death, reported in August 2017.
The cumulative number of cholera cases reported from January to September 2017 is 77 783 including 1 159 associated deaths with a case fatality rate of 1.49% reported in 52 districts of the country.
Cholera cases and deaths have declined significantly during the month of September 2017 with less districts reporting cases as compared to previous months.
The overall case fatality rate has declined remarkably during the last two months. No death was recorded during the months of August and September 2017.