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Sudan Measles Situation Report (Week 11 Ending on 15-03-2015)

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Sudan reported 53 cases of measles during week 11 bringing the total number of measles cases during 2015 to 803 cases.

Total number of deaths is 11 with (CFR: 1.3%)

Two new localities have reported confirmed measles cases in week 11, namely; Olaib locality of Red Sea State and Sinja locality of Sennar State, bringing the total number of outbreak localities to 25 localities in 12 states.

So far, 1781 suspected measles cases (with 803 confirmed) have been reported from 25 localities in 12 states of Sudan.

North Darfur, West Darfur, and East Darfur States are of the most affected states. These three Darfur states reported 54.6% of measles deaths in Sudan. North Darfur 22 cases with 2 deaths (CFR: 9.1%), West Darfur 45 cases with 2 deaths (CFR: 4.4%), and East Darfur 26 cases and 2 deaths (CFR: 7.7%)