27 Nov 2017 Italy
As of 11 November 2017, a total of 4,775 cases with four deaths have been reported January through October 2017. In all of 2016, only 862 cases were reported. The majority of cases (88%) were unvaccinated.
29 Aug 2017 Italy
As of 22 August 2017, a total of 4,220 cases (3 deaths) have been reported this year. Of the cases, 88% were not vaccinated, and 7% received only one dose of vaccine. In 2016, Italy reported 861 cases.
12 Jul 2017 Italy
As of 11 July 3,300 measles cases and 2 deaths have been reported since June 2016. Measles continues to spread across Europe because the vaccination coverage in many EU/EEA countries is suboptimal.
02 Jun 2017 Italy
As 30 May 2017, a cumulative total of 2,719 cases in 18 of the 21 regions have been reported since the beginning of the year. Most of the cases (73%) were above the age of 15 years, 89% of the cases were not vaccinated and 6% only received one dose of vaccine. The weekly number of cases is decreasing.
30 Mar 2017 Italy
As of 29 March 2017, 1,010 cases of measles have been reported in 19 out of 21 regions, 86% from five states. Most of the cases are in children under 15 years of age, but also include 113 among health care workers. No deaths have been reported. 90% of the cases were not vaccinated.