European measles outbreaks
A measles outbreak in Romania has been ongoing since February 2016 and cases continue to be reported despite ongoing response measures that have been implemented at national level through reinforced vaccination activities.Read the outbreak reports
Infographic: Measles affects all age groups
Measles can be contracted at any age. Infants and children are often believed to be the only age groups affected by measles, but the disease also spreads among teenagers and adults. Check your vaccination status.See the Infographic
Disease data from ECDC Surveillance Atlas
Get the latest surveillance data on measles from EU and EEA countries through the Surveillance Atlas of Infectious Diseases.Get the data
Table. Number of measles cases by month and notification rate (cases per million) by country, June 2016 to May 2017, EU/EEA countries
Threats and outbreaks
Disease threats and outbreaks reports; Epidemiological updates, Risk assessments, Communicable disease threats reports.
Systematic review on the period of incubation, infectiousness/shedding and exclusion for infectious diseases in children.