iciHaiti – Cholera : Daily Bulletin #334
21/11/2023 10:04:49

iciHaiti - Cholera : Daily Bulletin #334

October 30, 2023: (latest data available), previous Ministry bulletin October 29 https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-41021-icihaiti-cholera-daily-bulletin-333.html

Data calculated since the first confirmed case (October 3rd, 2022) according to data from the Directorate of Epidemiology, Laboratories and Research of the Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP).

Total suspected cases: 72,881 since October 3rd, 2022 +147 in 24 hours, previous +102 in 24 hours

Total new confirmed cases: 4,080* cases +0 in 24 hours, previous +0 in 24 hours

Total hospitalized cases (suspected and confirmed): 64,542 since October 3rd, 2022 +58 in 24 hours, previous +102 in 24 hours

Total deaths: 1,041 deaths ((775 institutional deaths (+0) and 278 community deaths (+0**)) +0, previous +7

*Not updated for 3 days. Based only on tested cases. By extrapolating the average rate of confirmed cases over the number of suspected cholera cases tested since the start of the epidemic, the number of confirmed cases should actually be more than 23,000.

**Not updated today: Very partial and rare community update due to insecurity in the areas

Distribution of suspected cases, total since October 3rd, 2022:

Less than 1 year: 1,728 cases (+0)

1-4 years: 14,337 cases (+11)

5-9 years: 10,274 cases (+100)

10-14 years: 5,522 cases (+7)

15-19 years old: 4,118 cases (+1)

20-29 years old: 9,156 cases (+9)

30-39 years old: 7,678 cases (+5)

40-49 years old: 5,824 cases (+5)

50-59 years old: 4,430 cases (+1)

60-69 years: 3,338 cases (+3)

70-79 years: 1,996 cases (+4)

80 years and over: 817 cases (+1)

Men: 53.10% men (=) Women 46.90% (=)

Positivity rate by age segment:

Number of tests carried out: 12,174 +0* in 24 hours, previous +0 in 24 hours

Positivity rate (average since the start of the epidemic): 33.51%, previous 33.51%

Evolution of the positivity rate week #42:

*No results published by the laboratory for 3 days

Departments with confirmed cases:

Artibonite, Center, Grand’Anse, North, North West, Nippes, North-East, West, South and South-East

Previous bulletin: https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-41021-icihaiti-cholera-daily-bulletin-333.html

List of Acute Diarrhea Treatment Centers (including Cholera): https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-37939-icihaiti-flash-list-of-acute-diarrhea-treatment-centers-including-cholera.html

Definitions:

Suspected cases:

Any person with acute watery, profuse diarrhea with or without vomiting and dehydration

Confirmed case:

Any suspected case with a positive culture for “Vibrio cholerae” or presenting an epidemiological link with a confirmed case of cholera

Hospitalized case:

Any suspected or confirmed case who spends at least 24 hours in a treatment center

Institutional death:

Any suspected or confirmed case who dies in a care center.

Community death:

Any suspected case who dies outside a care institution.

See also :

https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-38148-haiti-humanitarian-the-un-and-its-partners-launch-a-flash-appeal-of-$1456m-for-haiti.html

https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-37816-icihaiti-cholera-entry-ban-on-cooked-food-from-haiti-on-the-dajabon-market.html

https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-37807-haiti-flash-cholera-the-who-is-sounding-the-alarm.html

https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-37803-haiti-flash-already-7-dead-from-cholera-and-dozens-of-suspected-cases.html

https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-37795-haiti-flash-cholera-back-in-haiti-fear-of-epidemic-the-un-ready-to-intervene.html

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