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Table 2 Number of chains of measles transmission of each size by identified linked to importation, Iran 2014–2016

From: Monitoring progress towards the elimination of measles in Iran: supporting evidence from 2014 to 2016 by application of measles outbreaks data

Number of cases in chain 2014 2015 2016 2014–2016
Linked Notlinked Unknown Linked Notlinked Unknown Linked Notlinked Unknown Linked Notlinked Unknown
1 4 8 11 10 22 6 19 2 8 33 32 25
2 1 1 1 3 2 0 3 1 0 7 4 1
3–4 2 1 2 5 4 1 1 0 0 8 5 3
5–9 5 0 0 8 3 0 0 0 0 13 3 0
10–24 4 0 0 5 2 0 1 1 0 10 3 0
25–99 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 0 0 4 2 0
100+ 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total outbreaks 16 10 14 35 35 7 24 4 8 75 49 29
Total cases 109 13 20 362 167 9 40 31 8 511 211 37