General Information of the District

District Information Kalutara
PDHS area Western
DPDHS area Kalutara
Land area 1,576 Sq Km
Population 1,271,000 (year 2017)

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 2017 (Source: HIV case reporting system of NSACP)

Statistic Number % of total for Sri lanka
Number of HIV cases reported for the year 21 7
Cumulative Number of HIV cases Reported from the district 148 5

 

Reported Total STIs data from the STD clinics in the District-Year 2017 (Source: Quarterly STD Return)

Disease  STD Clinic District Total 

Kalutara

Early Syphilis1 0 0
 Late Syphilis2 14 14
 Congenital Syphilis3 00 00
 Gonorrhoea4 16 16
 Opthalmia neonatorum5 00 00
 Non-gono.infections6 62 62
 Genital herpes 139 139
Genital warts 145 145
Trichomonasis 03 03
Other STDs7 03 03
Total STD's 382 382
Other diagnoses
Candidiasis 134 134
Bacterial vaginosis 51 51
Other8 90 90
Total Other Diagnoses 275 275

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 - 2018)

  Estimated Number Range
Female Sex Workers (On a peak day) 1422  
High Risk MSM 2328  
MSW 344
TGW 124  
Injecting Drug Users 14
Beach boys 572