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 Polio Eradication Update

For The Week Ending 03/15/14

Total paralysis cases

Year-to-date 2014

Y to D 2013

Total

2013

Total

2012

Total

2011

Globally

33

10

406

222

642

- in endemic countries:

28

10

160

216

335

- in non-endemic countries:

2

0

246

6

307

New Polio cases reported this week:

Pakistan 3, Afghanistan 0, Nigeria 0, Cameroon 2

2014 Polio Case Breakdown by Country (Green Numbers are 2013 Totals)

Endemic Countries27 Pakistan (2013-93), 3 Afghanistan (2013-14), 1 Nigeria (2013-53)

 Importation Countries (2014 & 2013) – 2 Cameroon (2013-4),

0 Somalia (2013-194), 0 Kenya (2013 –14), 0 Ethiopia (2013-9), 0 Syria (2013-25)

 

Terry Ziegler, bigzlumber@aol.com District 5890 Rotary Foundation Committee
 
 
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