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Cholera_achievements

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Cholera outbreak response

Yemen Emergency Response Plan 2017

Field visits to Ibb and Hudaydah: Summary of immediate action points and recommendations, 20 September 2017

2 October 2017

Faytha Ahmed Farj, a mother of nine, goes door-to-door in Sanaa, Yemen, to tell people how to avoid cholera — and what to do if they see symptoms. Moohialdin Fuad Alzekri /UNICEFFaytha Ahmed Farj, a mother of nine, goes door-to-door in Sanaa, Yemen, to tell people how to avoid cholera — and what to do if they see symptoms. Moohialdin Fuad Alzekri /UNICEF
  • As of 1 of October 2017, the cumulative total of suspected cholera cases reached 777 229 and 2134 associated deaths in 22 out of 23 governorates across the country.
  • The overall case fatality rate shows a noticeable decrease recording 0.27%. Raymah governorate continues to report the highest case fatality rate (0.93%).
  • Children under the age of 5 years represent 25.45% of the cases and 16.93% of deaths. Children under the age of 18 represent 60% of suspected cases.
  • People over the age of 60 continue to report the highest numbers of deaths (668 cases, 31.3%).
  • The trend at country level over the past 3 weeks is considered stable.
  • At governorate level, the trend decreased in 11 governorates ( Amarn -11%), (Al Dhalea -11%), ( Abyan -12%), ( Sana'a -22%), (Hajja, -10), ( Aden, -15%), ( Taiz,-10%), (Al Mahrah, -72%), ( shabwa, -58%), (Moklla, -21%) and ( Say'on, -100). The trend has increased in two governorates (Marib, +12 % and Sa'adah +25%).

Read the latest emergency operations centre situation report on the cholera outbreak, 24 September [pdf 1.4kb]  | Arabic [pdf 1.38Mb]

Weekly epidemiology bulletin, 9–15 October 2017

Daily epidemiology bulletin, 21 October 2017

2017 Epidemiology bulletins

Daily epidemiology bulletin, 21 October 2017

Daily epidemiology bulletin, 17 October 2017

Daily epidemiology bulletin, 16 October 2017

Daily epidemiology bulletin, 14 October 2017

Daily epidemiology bulletin, 11 October 2017

Daily epidemiology bulletin, 10 October 2017

Daily epidemiology bulletin, 9 October 2017

Daily epidemiology bulletin, 8 October 2017

» Previous bulletins

Weekly bulletins

Weekly epidemiology bulletin, 25 September-1 October 2017

Weekly epidemiology bulletin, 18-24 September 2017

Weekly epidemiology bulletin, 11-17 September 2017

Weekly epidemiology bulletin, 4–10 September 2017

Weekly epidemiology bulletin, 28 August–3 September 2017

Weekly epidemiology bulletin, 21–27 August 2017

Weekly epidemiology bulletin, 31 July-6 August

Weekly epidemiology bulletin 38, 9–15 July 2017

Emergency operations centres bulletins

 Emergency operations centre situation report on the cholera outbreak, 24 September [pdf 1.4kb]  | Arabic [pdf 1.38Mb]

Emergency operations centre situation report on the cholera outbreak, 14 September [pdf 840kb]  | Arabic [pdf 1.40Mb]

Emergency operations centre situation report on the cholera outbreak, 9 September [pdf 1.37Mb]  | Arabic [pdf 1.41Mb]

Emergency operations centre situation report on the cholera outbreak, 31 August [pdf 1.37Mb] | Arabic [pdf 1.41Mb]

WHO situation reports

Situation report on the cholera outbreak in Yemen, 19 July [pdf 974kb]

Situation report on the cholera outbreak in Yemen, 27 April–12 June [pdf 1.27Mb]

Situation report on the cholera outbreak in Yemen, 20 May–5 June [pdf 736kb]

Situation report on the cholera outbreak in Yemen, 27 April–18 May [pdf 736kb]

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Yemen Health Cluster bulletin, August 2017 [pdf 657kb]

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