General Information of the District

District Information Monaragala
PDHS area Uva
DPDHS area Monaragala
Land area 5,508 Sq Km
Population 448,142 (year 2012)

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 2013 (Source: HIV case reporting system of NSACP)

Statistic Number % of total for Sri lanka
Number of HIV cases reported for the year 01 0.5
Cumulative Number of HIV cases Reported from the district 09 0.5

Reported Total STIs data from the STD clinics in the District - Year 2015 (Source: Quarterly STD Return)

Disease  STD Clinic District Total 
Monaragala
Early Syphilis1 0 0
Late Syphilis2 6 6
Congenital Syphilis3 0 0
Gonorrhoea4 7 7
Opthalmia neonatorum5 0 0
Non-gono.infections6 14 14
Chlamydia 0 0
Genital herpes 38 38
Genital warts 16 16
Candidiasis 25 25
Bacteril vaginosis 2 2
Trichomonasis 0 0
Other STDs7 2 2
Total STD's 111 111
Non STD Diagnoses8 62 62
No illness 129 129
GRAND TOTAL 305 305

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) 205 (161 - 250)
High Risk MSM 25 (20 - 29)
Drug Users 83
Injecting Drug Users 00
Beach boys NA