Areas with  Zika Virus

There are many areas with Zika virus. As this virus continues to spread, it is getting harder to determine where and how far it will spread over time.

According to the Center for disease control, below are the areas that are known for having active Zika virus: 

No local mosquito-borne Zika virus disease cases have been reported in US states, but there have been travel-associated cases.

  • Aruba
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Bolivia
  • Bonaire
  • Brazil
  • Colombia
  • Commonwealth of
    Puerto Rico, US territory
  • Costa Rica
  • Cuba
  • Curacao
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • French Guiana
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe
  • Guatemala
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Jamaica
  • Martinique
  • Mexico
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Saint Barthélemy
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Martin
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Sint Maarten
  • Suriname
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Venezuela
  • American Samoa
  • Fiji
  • Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia
  • Marshall Islands
  • New Caledonia
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Samoa

Other at Risk Areas with Zika Virus Include: 

  • Northern Australia
  •  Angola
  • Zambia
  • Amazon Basin,
  • Northern South America

 You can visit the CDC’s page to look for current travel information regarding the Zika Virus.

Current Status

Currently, there is no cure or vaccination for this virus. The best protection is to become aware of areas with Zika, and take precautions to stay protected while traveling by using an all natural mosquito repellent, using essential oils like tea tree oil, wearing appropriate clothing, and staying away from still waters.

Check out our other helpful articles including how to tell if you have Zika Virus, Zika and pregnancy, and everything you need to know about Zika Virus.