Cholera situation in Sierra Leone -10 August 2012

New cholera cases and deaths due to the ongoing outbreak, continue to be reported in 8 of 13 districts in Sierra Leone. By August 11, 2012, a total of 9,234 cholera cases and 160 deaths have been reported by the Directorate of Disease Prevention and Control (DPC) in the Ministry of Health and Sanitation. The Case Fatality Rate is 1.7% and the Attack Rate is 0.26%.

icon  WHO/ UNICEF Sierra Leone cholera situation updates for 12 August, 2012 (532.66 kB)