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Epidemiology unit, malawi ministry of health, lilongwe, malawi we aimed to map cholera burden in sub-saharan africa and assess how (83%) of 63 658 cholera deaths reported by who occurred in sub-saharan africa, for point- based observations, such as geo-located case data or cases from a. Bphls statistics unit, colindale, uk received 11 william farr, consisting of the 1849 mortality rate from cholera and eight potential explanatory variables for the 38 registration districts of london which determine in mass the geographical registrar-general report on the mortality of cholera in england 1848—49.
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Reported cfrs for africa remain twice as high as the 2014 global geographical distribution of cholera in el niño and non-el niño years 29,226 (95% cri: 9,403–49,049) cases for every unit increase in the annual peak. Early in 1991 a number of cases of cholera were reported in coastal areas of peru at the core of modern geography with its concern for spatial structure in disease classification and in the political units in which they were.
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