General Information of the District

District Information Vavuniya
PDHS area Northern
DPDHS area Vavuniya
Land area 1,861 Sq Km
Population 177,000 (year 2017)

Government Service Providers for STI/HIV (STD clinics)

Institution Contact Details
STD Clinic - Vavuniya Dr. K. Chandra Kumar(MOIC)
STD Clinic, District General Hospital, Vavuniya.
+94 242 224 575
+94 242 224 575
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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 19 1.0

 

Reported Total STIs data from the STD clinics in the District-Year2017 (Source: Quarterly STD Return)

Diagnosis STD Clinic District Total
Vavuniya
Early Syphylis1 00 00
Late Syphilis2 04 04
Congenital Syphilis3  00 00
Gonorrhoea4 06 06
Ophthalmia neonatorum5 00 00
Non-gonococcal infections6 01 01
Genital herpes 30 30
Genital warts 17 17
Trichomoniasis 00 00
Other STD7 06 06
Total STIs 64 64
Other Diagnosis    
Candidiasis 10 10
Bacterial vaginosis 03 03
Other8 92 92
Total Other Diagnoses 105 105

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) 219 -
High Risk MSM 262 -
MSW 26
TGW 17  
Injecting Drug Users 02
Beach boys NA