General Information of the District

District Information Monaragala
PDHS area Uva
DPDHS area Monaragala
Land area 5,508 Sq Km
Population 466,000 (year 2017)

Government Service Providers for STI/HIV (STD clinics)

Institution Contact Details
STD Clinic - Monaragala Dr. BFAF Pradeep Kumara (MO)
STD Clinic, District General Hospital, Monaragala.
+94 552 276 261, +94 552 276 826
+94 552 276 700
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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 02 1.0
Cumulative Number of HIV cases Reported from the district 17 1.0

 

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

Disease  STD Clinic District Total 
Monaragala
Early Syphilis1 00 00
 Late Syphilis2 04 04
 Congenital Syphilis3 00 00
 Gonorrhoea4 00 00
 Opthalmia neonatorum5 00 00
 Non-gono.infections6 38 38
 Genital herpes 57 57
Genital warts 14 14
Trichomonasis 00 00
Other STDs7 00 00
Total STD's 113 113
Other diagnoses
Candidiasis 28 28
Bacterial vaginosis 04 04
Other8 06 06
Total Other Diagnoses
38 38

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) 560  
High Risk MSM 675  
MSW 66  
TSW 44  
Injecting Drug Users 05  
Beach boys NA