General Information of the District

District Information Vavuniya
PDHS area Northern
DPDHS area Vavuniya
Land area 1,861 Sq Km
Population 171,511 (year 2012)

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 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 17 0.7

 

Reported Total STIs data from the STD clinics in the District-Year2016 (Source: Quarterly STD Return)

Diagnosis STD Clinic District Total
Vavuniya
Early Syphylis1 01 01
Late Syphilis2 07 07
Congenital Syphilis3  00 00
Gonorrhoea4 07 07
Ophthalmia neonatorum5 00 00
Non-gonococcal infections6 07 07
Genital herpes 72 72
Genital warts 35 35
Trichomoniasis 00 00
Other STD7 13 13
Total STIs 142 142
Other Diagnosis    
Candidiasis 05 05
Bacterial vaginosis 00 00
Other8 35 35
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) 34 (30 - 38)
High Risk MSM 19 (17 - 21)
Drug Users -
Injecting Drug Users -
Beach boys NA