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The agency is tracking 10 active outbreaks across the country, including one involving almost 500 cases in New York City.
Cases have now reached 626 and could soon top the ignomious post-elimination record of 667, reached in 2014.
Brazil has confirmed almost 1,000 human cases since July 2016, and cases in animals have doubled.
The ECDC reports 14,451 cases in 2017, up from 4,643 in 2016. Also, vaccination in Ghana is tied to higher childhood survival rates.
In 1 week, deaths from yellow fever rose from 20 to 53, and reported cases spiked from 470 to 601.
Yellow fever vaccine will be used across some of Brazil's most populous regions in the coming months.
The number of people sickened in France's outbreak has grown from 2 to 13.
In other developments, a few more cases were reported in the Americas and mosquito trials showed a risk of spread in major Kenyan cities.
The cost study looked at different attack-rate ranges, putting the upper-end estimate at as much as $2 billion.
Tocantins joins Para, Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Espirito Santo, and Minas Gerais as states with confirmed human yellow fever cases.
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