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

16

08- March 2018

2

Pakistan

20

8

4

03 March- 2018

3

Nigeria

4

0

0

21-Aug-2016

Total in endemic countries

37

22

20

 
 

*Data is as of 16 Oct. 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

5

3

Southeast

7

0

0

4

South

2

10

11

5

North

0

0

0

6

Northeast

0

1

0

7

West

0

0

0

Total number of cases

13

14

16

 

Data up to 13 Oct 2018

The most recent case: The most recent confirmed was from Nawzad District of Helmand province.