Some 337 people caught measles disease in Azerbaijan in 2019, the State Statiustics Committee stated in response to APA’s inquiry.
The report says 196 of the people caught this disease were male, while 141 – female. Some 62 of the people caught this disease were persons at the age under 18, while 275 – the persons at the age of 18 and above.
And in the last year, the number of people died of measles was 3.
The report says the cases of catching the measles disease were recorded in Baku City and Absheron region.