Situation Report for Acute Watery Diarrhea/Cholera, Epidemiological Week 34 (21 – 27 August 2017)
A total of 68 new cases of AWD where reported in week 34 compared to 97 cases in week 33
The new AWD cases were reported from 11 districts in 3 regions of which 87% where reported from Banadir region
No new deaths have been reported from all the zones over the past 2 weeks
A cumulative total of 60,356 cases and 820 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017
The number of AWD/Cholera cases and deaths in inaccessible areas are 4 times the number of cases and deaths in areas that are accessible
68 new cases
56% of the new cases were female
43% of the cases are children below 5 years
11 districts reported new AWD cases in the 2 zones
60,356 cumulative cases (week 1-34).
820 cumulative deaths (week 1-34).
1.4% over all case fatality rate