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24 Nov 2016

#Singapore, #Zika #Cases & #Clusters as of November 24 2016 (NEA, edited)

 

Title: #Singapore, #Zika #Cases & #Clusters as of November 24 2016.

Subject: Zika Virus, ongoing vector-borne transmission in Singapore.

Source: Singapore National Environment Agency (NEA), full page: (LINK).

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Zika Cases & Clusters as of November 24 2016

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Number of Zika Cases

It is important to note that the day-to-day numbers fluctuate, as they depend on the number of cases notified each day. Therefore, weekly numbers are a better reflection of actual trends.

Number of Reported Cases

  • 18-Nov -  0
  • 19-Nov -  2
  • 20-Nov  - 0
  • 21-Nov -  0
  • 22-Nov - 1
  • 23-Nov - 0
  • 24-Nov at 3pm - 0

Number of Reported Cases by E-week (from Sun 0000hrs to Sat 2359hrs)

  • Epi-week 41 (09-15Oct16) - 11
  • Epi-week 42 (16-22Oct16) - 11
  • Epi-week 43 (23-29Oct16) - 12
  • Epi-week 44 (30Oct-05Nov16) - 4
  • Epi-week 45 (06-12Nov16)  - 4
  • Epi-week 46 (13-19Nov16)  - 3
  • Epi-week 47 (20-24Nov16 at 3pm) – 1
    • Cumulative No. of cases for 2016 (First 46 weeks): 453

Compiled by Communicable Diseases Division, Ministry of Health

 

Location of Active Zika Clusters As of 24 Nov 2016

[S/N – Locality]

  1. Hindoo Rd
    • Jln Besar
    • Rowell Rd (Blk 640)
    • Upp Weld Rd
    • Veerasamy Rd (Blk 632, 633, 634, 635, 636)
      • 11 cases as of 24 Nov 2016, of which 0 case with onset in the last 2 weeks;
  2. Bedok Nth St 3 (Blk 542, 544, 545)
      • 5 cases as of 24 Nov 2016, of which 2 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks;
  3. Haig Rd (Blk 11)
      • 2 cases as of 24 Nov 2016, of which 0 case with onset in the last 2 weeks.

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For a list of clusters closed and under surveillance, please click here.

Last updated on 24 Nov 2016

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Keywords: Singapore; Updates; Zika Virus.

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