Confirmed, probable, and suspected cases in Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone
|Country||Case definition||Cumulative cases||Cases in past 21 days||Cumulative deaths|
|Total||18 569||1695||6900 (37%)|
Figures in brackets (%) are mortality.
What is indeed worrying about the latest figures from Sierra Leone, is that 60.5% ((1261/2085)*100) of the cumulative deaths occurred in the last 21 days. Sierra Leone has the lowest mortality of the 3 West African nations.
Ebola virus disease infections in health-care workers in the three countries with intense transmission
Data are based on official information reported by ministries of health. These numbers are subject to change due to ongoing reclassification, retrospective investigation and availability of laboratory results.*Data are missing for 10–14 December.
COORDINATION OF THE EBOLA RESPONSE
|Response activity||Lead agency|
|Case finding, lab and contact tracing||WHO|
|Safe and dignified burials||International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies|
|Community engagement and social mobilization||UNICEF|
|Logistics||UNMEER and World Food Programme|
|Cash payments coordination||United Nations Development Programme|
|Training||WHO and US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention|