Regional Dengue Situation
BangladeshAs of 12 February 2022, 138 confirmed cases and no deaths have been reported. This is an increase of 179 cases since 19 January 2022.
CambodiaAs of 16 April 2022, 608 dengue cases and one death (case fatality rate (CRF) 0.2%) have been reported in Cambodia. The number of cases reported weekly remains lower than the normal range of cases reported from 2015 to 2020. The reported number of dengue cases is lower in all provinces compared to trends observed in 2021.
IndiaAs of 21 March 2022, 400 cases and no deaths have been reported.
IndonesiaAs of 31 March 2022, 22,331 cases, including 229 deaths have been reported.
LaosAs of 30 April 2022, the cumulative number of cases reported is 197. This is lower compared to 217 cases reported during the same period in 2021.
Malaysia: Increase in Dengue cases in 2022 compared to 2021As of 30 April 2022, the cumulative number of reported dengue cases is 12,942 including seven fatalities. This is a 25% increase compared to 9,270 cases reported during the same period in 2021.
MaldivesAs of 31 March 2022, 66 dengue cases and no deaths have been reported.
NepalAs of 23 April, 38 dengue cases and no deaths have been reported.
PakistanAs of 6 April 2022, 38 dengue cases have been reported.
PhilippinesAs of 26 March 2022, there has been a total of 12,634 dengue cases and 84 deaths (CFR 0.7%) reported, this is 41% lower compared to the 21,459 cases reported in the same period in 2021.
Singapore: Dengue cases during first four month of 2022, far exceeded 2021’s totalAs of 30 April 2022, 6,659 dengue cases have been reported, far exceeding last year’s total of 5,265 cases. The weekly case counts have reached the epidemic threshold since the beginning of March 2022.
Sri Lanka: Dengue cases crossed 10K in first four months of 2022According to the Epidemiology Unit, Ministry of Health, 13,254 dengue cases have been reported in the first four months of 2022 as of 4 May 2021. Colombo and Gampaha in the Western Province saw the greatest number of cases.
TaiwanAs of 6 May 2022, the CDC Taiwan has reported one imported case of dengue fever from Vietnam in 2022.
ThailandAs of 25 April 2022, 889 dengue cases and no deaths have been reported.
VietnamAs of 24 April 2022, a total of 18,599 cases of dengue, including 11 deaths were reported in Viet Nam. Compared to the same period in 2021 (22,260 cases including five deaths), the cumulative number of cases decreased by 16.4%.
Data sources: Media releases; updated on 06/05/2022