General Information of the District

District Information Kalutara
PDHS area Western
DPDHS area Kalutara
Land area 1,576 Sq Km
Population 1,217,260 (year 2012)

Government Service Providers for STI/HIV (STD clinics)

Institution Contact Details
STD Clinic - Kalutara Dr. Geethani Samaraweera(Acting Venereologist)
STD Clinic, District General Hospital, Kalutara.
+94 342 236 937
+94 342 236 937
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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 22 8.8
Cumulative Number of HIV cases Reported from the district 127 5.0

 

Reported Total STIs data from the STD clinics in the District-Year 2016 (Source: Quarterly STD Return)

Disease  STD Clinic District Total 

Kalutara

Early Syphilis1 21 21
 Late Syphilis2 23 23
 Congenital Syphilis3 00 00
 Gonorrhoea4 09 09
 Opthalmia neonatorum5 00 00
 Non-gono.infections6 49 49
 Genital herpes 103 103
Genital warts 79 79
Trichomonasis 01 01
Other STDs7 02 02
Total STD's 287 287
Other diagnoses
Candidiasis 115 115
Bacterial vaginosis 58 58
Other8 110 110
Total Other Diagnoses 283 283

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 having non-STD illnesses.

 

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

  Estimated Number Range
Female Sex Workers (On a peak day) 118 (100 - 135)
High Risk MSM 143 (129 - 157)
Drug Users 456
Injecting Drug Users 06
Beach boys 424