FluView- ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 7, 2020

This was posted on Friday, February 28th, 2020 By in Report, tag as FluView

The acute respiratory infection (ARI) increases (3273) compared to previous week (3234) across the country in week-7, and it remains similar to ARI median of previous five years  (Figure 1). Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 was found most predominant strain (58.8%). Influenza positivity rate for this week was 28.8% (17/59) which is higher than the previous week, however, it remains below alert threshold (Figure 2).FluView week_07