CDC Updates Measles Outbreak Risk Webpage

CDC has updated its Assessing Measles Outbreak Risk in the United States webpage to include the following updates.

  • Global measles activity is increasing.
  • U.S. measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) coverage among kindergarteners is below the 95 percent coverage target—much lower in some communities—and is decreasing.

CDC is creating models to show how measles outbreaks could occur and spread in the U.S.