In 2009, an epidemic year, the incidence of reported clinical dengue cases in American Samoa reached 644 cases/100,000 population; in 2010, incidence decreased to 77 cases/100,000 population (2).
What does AS stand for?
AS stands for American Samoa (US postal abbreviation)
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We have 206 other meanings of AS in our Acronym Attic
- All Source
- All Star (sports)
- All Stars (Disney resort)
- Allery Scotts Ltd (UK)
- Allowance Standard
- Alpha Smart (electronic keyboard)
- Alto Saxophone
- Altostratus (cloud formation)
- American Samoa (top-level domain name)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Bank of Hawaii planning to shut its 2 branchesin American Samoa next year after over 40 years of operating in the U.
Sydney, October 1 (ANI): Scientists have determined that the tsunami that devastated the islands of Samoa, American Samoa and Tonga in 2004 was the result of a shallow rupture in the earth's crust.
Summary: Relief workers in American Samoa and Samoa are still searching for survivors after a series of tsunamis hit the tiny Pacific islands.
AaUS President Barack Obama declared a major disaster in American Samoa - a US territory - and ordered federal aid to help recovery efforts.
American Samoa governor Faoa Sunia declared a state of emergency, describing "immense and widespread damage" along with death and injury.