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#Singapore, #Zika #Cases & #Clusters as of October 13 2016 (NEA ,edited)

 

Title: #Singapore, #Zika #Cases & #Clusters as of October 13 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 October 13 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

  • 7-Oct -  0
  • 8-Oct - 1
  • 9-Oct  - 0
  • 10-Oct  - 0
  • 11-Oct - 0
  • 12-Oct - 1
  • 13-Oct at 3pm - 6

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

  • Epi-week 35 (28Aug-3Sep16) - 214^
  • Epi-week 36 (4-10Sep16) - 103
  • Epi-week 37 (11-17Sep16) - 62
  • Epi-week 38 (18-24Sep16) - 11
  • Epi-week 39 (25-1Oct16) - 8
  • Epi-week 40 (2-8Oct16) - 4
  • Epi-week 41 (9-13Oct16 at 3PM) - 7
    • Cumulative No. of cases for 2016 (First 40 weeks): 404
      • ^52 cases from look-back exercise

Compiled by Communicable Diseases Division, Ministry of Health

 

Location of Active Zika Clusters as of 13 Oct 2016

[S/N – Locality]

  1. Aljunied Cres (Blk 95,97,98,99,100,101,102,103,104,105,106,107,108,109,110,111,112)
    • Aljunied Rd
    • Aljunied Rd (Blk 125)
    • Circuit Rd (Blk 61,85)
    • Geylang East Ave 1 (Blk 126)
    • Geylang East Ctrl (Blk 1 22)
    • Lor 21A,23,25 Geylang
    • Paya Lebar Way (Blk 91,120,121,122,123)
    • Pipit Rd (Blk 54, 56, 92A)
    • Sims Dr (Blk 42A,43,44)
    • Sims Pl (Blk 52,53)
      • 298 cases as of 13 Oct 2016, of which 0 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks;
  2. Ubi Ave 1
      • 2 cases as of 13 Oct 2016, of which 2 cases 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 13 Oct 2016

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Keywords: Singapore; Updates; Zika Virus.

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