Schistosomiasis Monitoring in Uganda, Round 2 October–December 2017

Uganda Ministry of Health, Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs, PMA2020

This report offers statistics about the schistosomiasis situation in Uganda, as part of the research for the Bilharzia Communication Campaign which took place there in 2017-2018.

It includes information on:

  • Schistosomiasis Prevalence by Socio-economic and Demographic Characteristics of the Population in Uganda
  • Open Defecation and Urination Index for Schistosomiasis Prevalence
  • Type of Water Contact Activity for Children Ages 2-4 with Contact in Last Month (Caregiver reported)
  • Knowledge and Awareness Related to Schistosomiasis
  • Schistosomiasis Prevalence if Mass Drug Administration (MDA) Was Reported to have Reached Enumeration Area in Past Two Years