Identification

Name

DengueNet

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) World Health Organization (WHO)
Update frequency

Weekly

Created

2012-10-05 02:58:42+00:00

Modified

2016-03-04 20:51:11.944630+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

DengueNet is the WHO's central data management system for the global epidemiological and virological surveillance of dengue fever (DF) and dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF). The network collects standardized data from all DengueNet partners worldwide, and provides ready access to a variety of indicators such as incidence, case fatality rates (CFR), frequency and distribution of DF and DHF cases, number of fatalities and circulating virus serotypes.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
(2) Consequence management
(3) Early detection
(4) Early warning
(5) Situational awareness
Year start

2002

URL http://www.who.int/csr/disease/dengue/denguenet/en/index.html
URL (alternate) http://apps.who.int/globalatlas/default.asp

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Americas
(2) South-Eastern Asia
Geography

Yes

Diseases
(1) Dengue

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Official Reports