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Table 1 Number of dog rabies suspected and confirmed cases as registered by SEARG and number of dog rabies outbreaks as registered by OIE between 2008 and 2012

From: Dog rabies data reported to multinational organizations from Southern and Eastern African countries

Countries Year
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
SEARG OIE SEARG OIE SEARG OIE SEARG OIE SEARG OIE
Ethiopia 67/46 30 224/183 38 278/206 83 336/255 34 NA/NA 50
Kenya 63/54 55 28/24 63 32/30 59 42/35 79 61/50 94
Mozambique 41/31 41 11/11 5 78/11 7 55/5 2 53/10 9
Botswana 58/54 67 65/32 39 59/11 29 71/32 29 97/50 46
Tanzania NA/NA 28 NA/NA 14 63/27 16 71/36 10 55/24 3
Namibia 125/51 32 198/68 90 184/138 175 183/57 207 179/50 245
South Africa NA/NA 488 NA/NA 522 1069/409 401 912/331 295 1186/508 426
Zimbabwe 84/27 61 27/11 38 116/65 138 169/134 184 104/59 160
Uganda NA/NA NA NA/NA NA 4/3 1 9/9 3 9/6 4
Zambia 46/16 106 39/17 125 62/46 96 51/36 NA 42/24 40
  1. SEARG suspected rabies cases/SEARG reported number
  2. NA number of rabies cases are either merged with other domestic animals or not reported