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Thursday, October 30, 2014

EBOLA CASE COUNT: OCTOBER 29, 2014

Countries with Widespread Transmission

CountryTotal CasesLaboratory-Confirmed CasesTotal Deaths
Guinea19061391997
Liberia653525152413
Sierra Leone523537001500
Total13676*76064910

Countries with Travel-associated Cases

CountryTotal CasesLaboratory-Confirmed CasesTotal Deaths
Mali111
Senegal1**1**0
Total221

Countries with Limited Transmission

CountryTotal CasesLaboratory-Confirmed CasesTotal Deaths
Nigeria20**19**8
Spain110
United States441
Total25249


*The increase in total  cases compared with the total released on October 22, 2014, results from a more comprehensive assessment of patient databases. The additional 3792 cases have occurred throughout the epidemic period.
**The outbreaks of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Senegal and Nigeria were declared over on 17 October and 19 October 2014, respectively. A national EVD outbreak is considered to be over when 42 days (double the 21-day incubation period of the Ebola virus) has elapsed since the last patient in isolation became laboratory negative for EVD.