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Table 2 Detection, notification, and response performance indicators, Sierra Leone 2016–2017

From: Revitalization of integrated disease surveillance and response in Sierra Leone post Ebola virus disease outbreak

Indicator 2016 2017
Number of suspected outbreaks & public health (PH) events reported from all sources 87 85
Proportion of suspected outbreaks or public health events detected through IDSR system 96% 100%
Proportion of suspected outbreaks or public health events notified within 24 h 92% 81%
Proportion of suspected outbreaks or public health events with rapid response within 48 h 90% 87%
Proportion of investigated outbreaks or public health events with lab results within 7 days 17% (n = 58) 72% (n = 46)