African swine fever,
Philippines
Information received on 04/11/2019 from Dr Ronnie Domingo, Officer-In-Charge, Chief Veterinary Officer, Bureau of Animal Industry, Department of Agriculture, Manila, Philippines
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 2
Date of start of the event 25/07/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 30/08/2019
Report date 04/11/2019
Date submitted to OIE 04/11/2019
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease in the country
Causal agent African swine fever virus (genotype II)
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced), Necropsy
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (09/09/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (30/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (04/11/2019)
New outbreaks (24)
Outbreak 1 Guiguinto, Cutcut, Daungan, Dulong Gubat, Ilang ilang, Malis, Poblacion, Pritil, Pulong Gubat, Sta. Cruz, Sta. Rita, Tabang, Tabe, Tiaong, Tuktukan, Guiguinto, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 19/08/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1999 42 0 1999 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 2 San Luis, Sto. Nino, San Roque, San Luis, Pampanga
Date of start of the outbreak 02/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4266 7 0 4266 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 3 Malolos, Anilao, Atlag, Bangkal, Barihan, Caingin, Dakila, Ligas, Longos, Look 1st, Lugam, Mambog, Matimbo, Mojon, Panasahan, Pinagbakahan, San Pablo, Santisima Trinidad, Santor, Taal, Tikay, Malolos, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 03/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2279 29 8 2271 0
Affected population Commercial and backyard farms
Outbreak 4 Plaridel, Bagong Silang, Banga II, Bulihan, Dampol, Lagundi, Parulan, Rueda, San Jose, Sipat, Sto. Nino, Tabang, Plaridel, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 03/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4277 28 16 4261 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 5 Calumpit, Balite, Balungaw, Buguion, Calizo, Calumpang, Caniogan, Frances, Gatbuca, Iba o''este, Longos, Meyto, Palimbang, Pandukot, Piocruzcosa, Poblacion, Pungo, San Jose, San Miguel, Sapang Bayan, Sergio Bayan, Sta. Lucia, Sucol, Calumpit, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 05/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2599 14 12 2587 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 6 Minalin, San Isidro, Lourdes, Sta. Maria, Minalin, Pampanga
Date of start of the outbreak 05/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1004 22 982 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 7 Balagtas, Borol 2nd, Longos, Panginay, Pulong Gubat, San Juan, Balagtas, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 09/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1683 11 0 1683 0
Affected population Commercial and backyard farms
Outbreak 8 Bulakan, Bagumbayan, Balubad, Bambang,Matungao, Maysantol, Pitpitan, San Francisco, San Jose, San Nicolas, Sta. Ana, Sta. Ines, Tibig, Bulakan, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 09/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2452 33 2419 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 9 Pandi, Bagbaguin, Bakabakahan, Pandi, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 13/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 3194 105 0 3194 0
Affected population Commercial and backyard farms
Outbreak 10 Apalit, Cansinala, San Vicente, Apalit, Pampanga
Date of start of the outbreak 17/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 1458 83 1375 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 11 Baliuag, Barangca, Calantipay, Katolinan, Makinabang, Matangtubig, Pagala, Piel, Pinagbarilan, Tarcan, Tilapayong, Baliuag, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 18/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 4419 90 0 4419 0
Affected population Commercial and backyard farms
Outbreak 12 Hagonoy, Iba ibayo, San Isidro, Hagonoy, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 20/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 124 30 0 124 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 13 Paombong, Kapitangan, Pinalagdan, San Isidro Dos, Sto. Rosario, Sto. Nino, Paombong, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 20/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 549 30 0 549 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 14 Angeles City, Malabanas, Sapang Batao, Cutud, Pulung Maragul, Cuayan, Mining, Angeles City, Pampanga
Date of start of the outbreak 20/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 285 7 0 285 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 15 San Simon, San Juan, San Simon, Pampanga
Date of start of the outbreak 20/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 2703 4 0 2703 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 16 Pulilan, Balatong B, Dampol 2nd, Inaon, Sta. Peregrina, Taal, Tabon, Pulilan, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 24/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 954 62 0 954 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 17 Candaba, Dulong Ilog, Bambang, Talang, Mandasig, Candaba, Pampanga
Date of start of the outbreak 25/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 5308 5 0 5308 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 18 Baritan, Baritan, Malabon City, Manila, Third District
Date of start of the outbreak 27/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 11 2 0 11 0
Affected population Two backyard hog raisers were affected.
Outbreak 19 City of San Fernando, San Pedro Cutud, San Felipe, Pandaras, San Juan, San Isidro, City of San Fernando, Pampanga
Date of start of the outbreak 30/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 212 18 0 212 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 20 Bustos, Catacte, Malamig, Bustos, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 30/09/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 81 30 0 81 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 21 San Rafael, Tambubong, Ulingao, San Rafael, Bulacan
Date of start of the outbreak 01/10/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 126 0 126 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 22 168/Deparo, 168/Deparo, Caloocan City, Manila, Third District
Date of start of the outbreak 07/10/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 103 30 3 100 0
Affected population 12 individual backyard hog raisers were affected.
Outbreak 23 Bacolor, Cabalantian, Magliman, Bacolor, Pampanga
Date of start of the outbreak 08/10/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 217 7 0 217 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Outbreak 24 Porac, Senora, Porac, Pampanga
Date of start of the outbreak 08/10/2019
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Village
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 177 4 0 177 0
Affected population Backyard farms
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 24
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Swine 40480 555 ** 177 40303 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Swine ** 0.44% ** 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
**Not calculated because of missing information
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Illegal movement of animals
  • Swill feeding
  • Fomites (humans, vehicles, feed, etc.)
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Ante and post-mortem inspections
  • Disinfection
  • Zoning
  • Stamping out
  • Official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste
  • Official destruction of animal products
  • Quarantine
  • Screening
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • Traceability
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations