As of 20 December, the number of dengue cases in Malaysia is still higher than for the same period in 2013. There has been an increase of 16.4% in the number of reported new cases compared with the previous week.
• Cumulative number of reported cases: 103,610
• Cumulative number of deaths reported: 199
The total number of reported dengue cases shows a marked seasonal pattern. The number of cases declined gradually from week 38 to week 47, however since week 48, the number of cases have fluctuated with a slight increase.
Cumulative cases reported until 6 December 2014.
• Cumulative number of reported cases: 17,992
• Cumulative number of deaths: 4