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Schistosomiasis Monitoring in Uganda, Round 2 October–December 2017

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

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

Date of Publication: March 25, 2019