General Information of the District

District Information Badulla
PDHS area Uva
DPDHS area Badulla
Land area 2,827 Sq Km
Population 811,758 (Year 2012)

Government Service Providers for STI/HIV (STD clinics)

Institution Contact Details
STD Clinic - Badulla Dr. H.G. Chrishan Vethanayagam (MOIC)
STD Clinic, Provincial General Hospital, Badulla.
+94 552 222 578
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Reported Total HIV data from the District during 2016 (Source: HIV case reporting system of NSACP)

Statistic Number % of total for Sri lanka
Number of HIV cases reported for the year 08 3.2
Cumulative Number of HIV cases Reported from the district 46 1.8

Reported Total STIs data from the STD clinics in the District - Year2016 (Source: Quarterly STD Return)

Disease  STD Clinic District Total 
Badulla
 Early Syphilis1 02 02
 Late Syphilis2 25 25
 Congenital Syphilis3 00 00
 Gonorrhoea4 01 01
 Opthalmia neonatorum5 01 01
 Non-gono.infections6 05 05
 Genital herpes 111 111
Genital warts 51 51
Trichomonasis 00 00
Other STDs7 00 00
Total STI's 196 196
Other diagnoses
Candidiasis 79 79
Bacterial vaginosis 4 4
Other8
394 394

1Within 2 years of infection, 2After 2 years of infection, 3Includes both early and late cases, 4Includes presumptive Gonorrhoea, 5Includes both gonococcal and chlamydial conjunctivitis in neonatal period, 6Include chlamydia, 7Includes Lympho granuloma venerium, Granuloma inguinalae,Molluscum contagiosum, Scabis, Hepatitis-B etc, 8Number of STD clinic attendees who were not having sexually transmitted diseases.

Key Population estimated (Source: National Size estimation report - 2013)

  Estimated Number Range
Female Sex Workers (On a peak day) 272 (227 - 317)
High Risk MSM 21 (17 - 25)
Drug Users 83
Injecting Drug Users 00
Beach boys NA