Polio Situation Updates - Ministry of Public Health Afghanistan

Polio Situation Updates

Polio Cases in Endemic Countries:

S/N

Country

Cases 2016

Cases 2017

Cases 2018

Date of most recent case

1

Afghanistan

13

14

7

08- March 2018

2

Pakistan

20

8

1

03 March- 2018

3

Nigeria

4

0

0

21-Aug-2016

Total in endemic countries

37

22

8

 
 

*Data is as of 10, April 2018

 

Polio Cases in Afghanistan in last three years:

S/N

Region

Year

2016

2017

2018

1

Central

0

0

0

2

East

4

3

3

3

Southeast

7

0

0

4

South

2

10

4

5

North

0

0

0

6

Northeast

0

1

1

7

West

0

0

0

Total number of cases

13

14

7

 

Data up to 07 April 2018

The most recent case: The most recent confirmed was from Ghaziabad district of Kunar province.