Progression of the ongoing cholera outbreak in Yemen

The largest ever cholera outbreak is currently ongoing in Yemen. In less than 2 years, over 1 million people have gotten cholera, and over 2,000 have died. For comparison, the devastating Haiti cholera outbreak took 7 years to reach the scale that the Yemen outbreak reached in just 6 months.

Data from WHO situation reports aggregated by the Humanitarian Data Exchange
Data from WHO situation reports aggregated by the Humanitarian Data Exchange. Attack Rate is cases per 1,000 individuals

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