||<p>There has been an increase in cases of measles since the end of 2017 with close
to 1,000 cases reported in 2018. However, the majority of these cases (628/966, 65%)
are in individuals aged less than one year old and over 15 years i.e. those not in
recently vaccinated age cohorts. Data is available at the following link:</p><p><a
increase in mumps activity was observed in England in the first quarter (Q1) of 2019
with 795 laboratory confirmed mumps infections. Almost half (352/795, 44%) of the
cases in Q1 were in unvaccinated individuals. This data can be viewed at the following
World Health Organization confirmed that the United Kingdom had eliminated rubella
in 2015. Between 2013-18 there were only 10 laboratory confirmed cases in England.
This data can be viewed at the following link:</p><p><a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/rubella-confirmed-cases/rubella-notifications-and-confirmed-cases-by-oral-fluid-testing-in-england-2013-to-2014-by-quarter"
all these cases have been in individuals born abroad and were not eligible to receive
rubella containing vaccine in United Kingdom.</p>