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Title: #Singapore, #Zika #Cases & #Clusters as of October 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 October 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-Oct - 2
  • 19-Oct -  2
  • 20-Oct -  4
  • 21-Oct -  1
  • 22-Oct -  2
  • 23-Oct - 0
  • 24-Oct at 3pm  - 0

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

  • 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 (9-15Oct16) - 11
  • Epi-week 42 (16-22Oct16) - 9
  • Epi-week 43 (23-24Oct16 at 3PM)  - 0
    • Cumulative No. of cases for 2016 (First 42 weeks): 431

Compiled by Communicable Diseases Division, Ministry of Health

 

Location of Active Zika Clusters As of 24 Oct 2016

[S/N – Locality]

  1. Ubi Ave 1
      • 4 cases as of 24 Oct 2016, of which 0 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks;
  2. Jln Chengkek
    • Jln Raya
      • 3 cases as of 24 Oct 2016, of which 0 cases with onset in the last 2 weeks;
  3. Hindoo Rd
    • Upp Weld Rd
    • Veerasamy Rd (Blk 633, 635)
      • 5 cases as of 24 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 24 Oct 2016

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Keywords: Zika Virus; Updates; Singapore.

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