Ukraine comes first in Europe in measles morbidity ranking

18:42, 8 February 2019

Ukraine is currently first in the ranking of measles morbidity in Europe. This is mentioned in the report of the World Health Organization. 

Last year, the number of infected in Europe exceeded 82,000 people, which is the record-high amount over the last decade. Ukraine's share in this number makes 53,000 cases.

The medics say that the reason of such intensive outbreak is the low vaccination level.