Foot and mouth disease,
Algeria
Information received on 07/03/2019 from Dr Hachimi Karim Kaddour, Directeur des Services Vétérinaires (CVO), Direction des Services Vétérinaires, Ministère de l’Agriculture, du Développement Rural et de la Pêche, Alger, Algeria
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 6
Date of start of the event 20/06/2018
Date of confirmation of the event 22/06/2018
Report date 07/03/2019
Date submitted to OIE 07/03/2019
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 03/05/2015
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Foot and mouth disease virus
Serotype O
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (28/06/2018)
Follow-up report No. 1 (09/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (19/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 3 (06/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 4 (17/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 5 (31/12/2018)
Follow-up report No. 6 (07/03/2019)
Follow-up report No. 7 (05/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 8 (08/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 9 (19/05/2019)
Follow-up report No. 10 (03/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 11 (17/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 12 (01/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 13 (09/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 14 (16/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 15 (23/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 16 (06/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 17 (14/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 18 (20/08/2019)
New outbreaks (59)
Outbreak 1 Deldoul, Deldoul, Messaad, Djelfa
Date of start of the outbreak 12/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 1550 3 0 0 0
Outbreak 2 Nador, Nador, Sidi Amar, Tipaza
Date of start of the outbreak 14/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 1 1 0 0 0
Sheep 1 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 3 Sed Rahal, Sed Rahal, Messaad, Djelfa
Date of start of the outbreak 15/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 200 4 0 0 0
Outbreak 4 Ain diss, Ain diss, Aïn Babouche, Oum El Bouaghi
Date of start of the outbreak 18/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 5 0 0 0 0
Sheep 140 12 4 0 0
Outbreak 5 Attatba, Attatba, Koléa, Tipaza
Date of start of the outbreak 18/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 11 1 0 0 0
Goats 12 0 0 0 0
Sheep 88 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 6 Tousnina, Tousnina, Sougueur, Tiaret
Date of start of the outbreak 19/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 3 0 0 0 0
Goats 7 0 0 0 0
Sheep 103 27 10 0 0
Outbreak 7 M''doukel, M''doukel, Barika, Batna
Date of start of the outbreak 20/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 460 130 95 0 0
Outbreak 8 Lazrou, Lazrou, Seriana, Batna
Date of start of the outbreak 21/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 57 0 0 0 0
Sheep 500 200 30 0 0
Outbreak 9 Ain El Melh, Ain El Melh, Ain El Melh, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 21/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 6 0 0 0 0
Sheep 35 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 10 Ouled Rechache, Ouled Rechache , Ouled Rechache , Khenchela
Date of start of the outbreak 21/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 4 0 0 0 0
Goats 17 2 0 0 0
Sheep 111 15 7 0 0
Outbreak 11 M''''liliha, M''''liliha, Dar Chioukh, Djelfa
Date of start of the outbreak 22/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 31 0 0 0 0
Sheep 135 4 4 0 0
Outbreak 12 Saharidj, Saharidj, M''Chedallah, Bouira
Date of start of the outbreak 22/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 32 14 14 0 0
Sheep 108 8 7 0 0
Outbreak 13 Chorfa, Chorfa, M''Chedallah, Bouira
Date of start of the outbreak 23/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 8 2 0 0 0
Sheep 12 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 14 Beni Guecha, Beni Guecha, Taleb Larbi, El Oued
Date of start of the outbreak 25/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 330 10 0 0 0
Outbreak 15 Leghata, Leghata, Bordj Ménaïel , Boumerdes
Date of start of the outbreak 26/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 6 4 0 0 0
Sheep 1 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 16 Beni Tamou, Beni Tamou, Oued Alleug, Blida
Date of start of the outbreak 27/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 4 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 17 Oued El Berdi, Oued El Berdi, El Hachimia, Bouira
Date of start of the outbreak 27/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 80 13 0 0 0
Outbreak 18 Boumia, Boumia, El Madher, Batna
Date of start of the outbreak 27/11/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 200 44 0 0 0
Outbreak 19 Ouled Hamla, Ouled Hamla, Ain M''lila, Oum El Bouaghi
Date of start of the outbreak 02/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 23 8 0 0 0
Goats 1 0 0 0 0
Sheep 240 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 20 Djebel Messaad, Djebel Messaad, Djebel Messaad, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 02/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 20 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 21 Bir Mokkadem, Bir Mokkadem, Bir Mokkadem, Tebessa
Date of start of the outbreak 04/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 300 5 0 0 0
Outbreak 22 Barika, Barika, Barika, Batna
Date of start of the outbreak 07/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 130 60 35 0 0
Outbreak 23 Djellal, Djellal, Chechar, Khenchela
Date of start of the outbreak 08/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 40 0 0 0 0
Sheep 300 30 0 0 0
Outbreak 24 Sidi M''hamed, Sidi M''hamed, Aïn El Melh, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 09/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 18 0 0 0 0
Sheep 150 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 25 Imsouhel, Imsouhel, Iferhounène, Tizi Ouzou
Date of start of the outbreak 09/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 6 6 0 0 0
Sheep 10 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 26 Faidja, Faidja, Sougueur, Tiaret
Date of start of the outbreak 10/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 9 0 0 0 0
Sheep 289 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 27 Ouled Maaref, Ouled Maaref, Ain Boucif , Medea
Date of start of the outbreak 10/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 248 38 24 0 0
Outbreak 28 Magra, Magra, Magra, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 10/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 300 2 0 0 0
Outbreak 29 Mohamed Boudiaf, Mohamed Boudiaf, Ben Srour, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 10/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 1 1 0 0 0
Sheep 50 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 30 Souamaa, Souamaa, Ouled Derradj, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 10/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 65 0 0 0 0
Sheep 500 6 0 0 0
Outbreak 31 Khoubana, Khoubana, Khoubana, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 12/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 6 0 0 0 0
Goats 4 0 0 0 0
Sheep 16 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 32 Bekkaria, Bekkaria, El Kouif, Tebessa
Date of start of the outbreak 13/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 340 8 6 0 0
Outbreak 33 Ksar Sbahi, Ksar Sbahi, Ksar Sbahi, Oum El Bouaghi
Date of start of the outbreak 13/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 1 0 0 0 0
Goats 24 0 0 0 0
Sheep 200 40 28 0 0
Outbreak 34 Chechar, Chechar, Chechar, Khenchela
Date of start of the outbreak 14/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 132 1 0 0 0
Sheep 659 39 0 0 0
Outbreak 35 Fkirina, Fkirina, Fkirina, Oum El Bouaghi
Date of start of the outbreak 15/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 6 6 3 0 0
Outbreak 36 Ouled Djellal, Ouled Djellal, Ouled Djellal, Biskra
Date of start of the outbreak 15/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 40 6 2 0 0
Sheep 410 100 40 0 0
Outbreak 37 Besbes, Besbes, Sidi Khaled, Biskra
Date of start of the outbreak 16/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 90 21 3 0 0
Outbreak 38 El Ma Labiodh, El Ma Labiodh, El Ma Labiodh, Tebessa
Date of start of the outbreak 16/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 80 4 0 0 0
Outbreak 39 Babar, Babar, Babar, Khenchela
Date of start of the outbreak 17/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 15 1 0 0 0
Sheep 60 9 0 0 0
Outbreak 40 Berriane, Berriane, Berriane, Ghardaia
Date of start of the outbreak 17/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 50 3 0 0 0
Sheep 400 41 15 0 0
Outbreak 41 Ain Babouche, Aïn Babouche, Aïn Babouche, Oum El Bouaghi
Date of start of the outbreak 17/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 6 6 0 0 0
Goats 4 0 0 0 0
Sheep 94 22 8 0 0
Outbreak 42 Ouled Mansour, Ouled Mansour , Hammam Dhalaa, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 17/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 20 1 0 0 0
Sheep 45 7 0 0 0
Outbreak 43 El Hamel, El Hamel, Bou Saâda, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 17/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 50 2 0 0 0
Sheep 500 6 0 0 0
Outbreak 44 Chellalet El Adhaoura, Chellalet El Adhaoura, Chellalet El Adhaoura, Medea
Date of start of the outbreak 17/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 12 3 0 0 0
Outbreak 45 Si Mahdjoub, Si Mahdjoub, Si Mahdjoub, Medea
Date of start of the outbreak 19/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 1 1 0 0 0
Sheep 45 0 0 0 0
Outbreak 46 In Amguel, In Amguel, Tamanrasset , Tamanrasset
Date of start of the outbreak 20/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 60 8 0 0 0
Sheep 700 78 8 0 0
Outbreak 47 Ouled Addi Guebala, Ouled Addi Guebala, Ouled Derradj, M'Sila
Date of start of the outbreak 23/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 71 0 0 0 0
Sheep 149 4 0 0 0
Outbreak 48 El Guerrara, El Guerrara, Guerrara, Ghardaia
Date of start of the outbreak 23/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 40 0 0 0 0
Sheep 90 8 5 0 0
Outbreak 49 Bordj El Emir Abdelkader, Bordj El Emir Abdelkader , Bordj El Emir Abdelkader , Tissemsilt
Date of start of the outbreak 23/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 6 0 0 0 0
Goats 6 2 0 0 0
Sheep 150 50 30 0 0
Outbreak 50 Sidi Aoun, Sidi Aoun, Magrane, El Oued
Date of start of the outbreak 26/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 37 7 2 5 0
Sheep 13 3 0 1 0
Outbreak 51 Illizi, Illizi, Illizi, Illizi
Date of start of the outbreak 27/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 60 0 0 0 0
Sheep 1670 569 232 0 0
Outbreak 52 Ain Youcef, Ain Youcef, Remchi, Tlemcen
Date of start of the outbreak 27/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 315 94 94 0 0
Outbreak 53 Sabra, Sabra, Sabra, Tlemcen
Date of start of the outbreak 27/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 460 7 0 0 0
Outbreak 54 Souamaâ, Souamaâ, Mekla, Tizi Ouzou
Date of start of the outbreak 27/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 15 9 0 0 0
Sheep 89 15 3 0 0
Outbreak 55 Sidi Abdelli, Sidi Abdelli, Bensekrane, Tlemcen
Date of start of the outbreak 30/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 170 14 14 0 0
Outbreak 56 El Aricha, El Aricha, Sebdou, Tlemcen
Date of start of the outbreak 30/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 150 1 0 0 0
Outbreak 57 Sidi Akkacha, Sidi Akkacha, Ténès, Chlef
Date of start of the outbreak 31/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 4 3 1 0 2
Outbreak 58 Chahbounia, Chahbounia , Chahbounia , Medea
Date of start of the outbreak 31/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Cattle 10 0 0 0 0
Goats 35 2 2 0 0
Sheep 400 7 4 0 0
Outbreak 59 Sidi Chami, Sidi Chami, Es Senia, Oran
Date of start of the outbreak 31/12/2018
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Goats 80 0 0 0 0
Sheep 280 20 15 0 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 59
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Sheep 14172 1792 724 1 0
Cattle 197 44 1 0 2
Goats 959 51 20 5 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Sheep 12.64% 5.11% 40.40% 5.12%
Cattle 22.34% 0.51% 2.27% 1.52%
Goats 5.32% 2.09% 39.22% 2.61%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments All livestock markets in the country were closed for 30 days from 25 December 2018.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Selective killing and disposal
  • Disinfection
  • Slaughter
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations