General Information of the District

District Information Trincomalee
PDHS area Eastern
DPDHS area Trincomalee
Land area 2,529Sq Km
Population 378,182 (year 2012)

Government Service Providers for STI/HIV (STD clinics)

Institution Contact Details
STD Clinic - Trincomalee Dr. V.Srigowrishwaran(MOIC)
STD Clinic, District General Hospital, Trincomalee.
+94 262 222 261
+94 452 226 561
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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 02 0.8
Cumulative Number of HIV cases Reported from the district 29 1.1

 

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

Disease  STD Clinic District Total 
Trincomalee
Early Syphilis1 01 01
 Late Syphilis2 10 10
 Congenital Syphilis3 00 00
 Gonorrhoea4 02 02
 Opthalmia neonatorum5 00 00
 Non-gono.infections6 13 13
 Genital herpes 25 25
 Genital warts 15 15
 Trichomonasis 08 08
 Other STDs7 00 00
 Total STD's 74 74
 Other diagnoses
 Candidiasis 22 22
 Bacterial vaginosis 00 00
 Other8 07 07
 Total other diagnoses 29 29

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) 41 (34 - 48)
High Risk MSM 33 (30 - 36)
Drug Users -
Injecting Drug Users -
Beach boys 41