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 2016 (Source: HIV case reporting system of NSACP)

Statistic Number % of total for Sri lanka
Number of HIV cases reported for the year 01 0.4
Cumulative Number of HIV cases Reported from the district 15 0.6

 

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

Disease  STD Clinic District Total 
Monaragala
Early Syphilis1 00 00
 Late Syphilis2 06 06
 Congenital Syphilis3 00 00
 Gonorrhoea4 02 02
 Opthalmia neonatorum5 00 00
 Non-gono.infections6 40 40
 Genital herpes 45 45
Genital warts 21 21
Trichomonasis 11 11
Other STDs7 01 01
Total STD's 126 126
Other diagnoses
Candidiasis 37 37
Bacterial vaginosis 03 03
Other8 00 00
Total Other Diagnoses
40 40

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