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Areas with ongoing Zika virus transmission

Areas with ongoing Zika virus transmission

2018-11-16

Outbreaks of Zika virus infection have been recorded in Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific.

Information on countries/areas with transmission of Zika virus can be found from the following websites:

-Public Health England

-United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

According to information released by the World health organization (WHO) in November 2018, the Zika virus country classification scheme is no longer active. The last archived update published on 9 March 2018 is available from the following website: http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/handle/10665/260419/zika-classification-15Feb18-eng.pdf?sequence=1. WHO will publish periodic epidemiologic updates. For further information, please refer to the WHO's webpage on Zika virus disease (http://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/zika/en/).