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Measles

More than 140,000 people died from Measles in 2019. Most deaths were from children under 5.

For more information please see; https://www.who.int/news-room/detail/05-12-2019-more-than-140-000-die-from-measles-as-cases-surge-worldwide “Infographic showing the age distribution of measles cases and the countries affected in March and the number of measles cases 2017-2019” (ECDC, 2019).