Malaria: Ghana (T3/2020)

On track
Progress
Not on track
Not applicable
No data
Improve
Decline

Country indicators

Malaria test positivity ratio (sentinel sites)
% Parasitemia prevalence: children aged 6–59 months with malaria infection (by microscopy)
Inpatient malaria deaths per 100,000 persons per year
% of children under 5 years old who slept under an ITN the previous night
% of pregnant women who slept under an ITN the previous night
% of population using ITN among those with access to an ITN
% of pregnant women who received 3 doses of IPT for malaria during ANC visits during their last pregnancy
% of population in target areas protected with IRS in the last 12 months
40%
14.0%
4
49%
67.0%
61.0%
84.9%
DHIMS 2
Survey
DHIMS 2
Survey
Survey
Surveys
Surveys
IRS report

Scorecard

Region
Impact
Coverage
Region
Under five case fatality rate
% of suspected malaria cases that received a parasitological test (RDTs or microscopy)
% of confirmed malaria cases treated with ACT at health facilities
% of pregnant women on Intermittent preventive treatment at least three doses at ANC according to national policy
Proportion of ANC registrants given ITN
Proportion of children due for measles 2 given ITN
 
Ghana
0.150
95
97
45
0.94
36%
 
Ahafo
0.140
100
87
60
1.00
91%
 
Ashanti
0.160
92
97
48
0.91
79%
 
Bono
0.050
100
82
73
0.99
95%
 
Bono East
0.450
100
88
50
0.96
94%
 
Central
0.170
97
100
49
0.93
84%
 
Eastern
0.090
99
101
43
0.99
7%
 
Greater Accra
0.090
95
86
43
0.94
84%
 
North East
0.280
60
114
20
0.95
86%
 
Northern
0.040
82
108
29
0.95
95%
 
Oti
0.420
97
104
36
1.00
93%
 
Savannah
0.330
77
105
16
0.96
87%
 
Upper East
99
101
67
0.96
92%
 
Upper West
0.240
100
90
69
0.99
97%
 
Volta
0.110
99
97
34
1.00
93%
 
Western
0.070
92
106
48
0.88
79%
 
Western North
0.400
94
97
46
0.71
76%
Source:
DHIMS 2
DHIMS 2
DHMIS 2
DHIMS 2
DHIMS 2
DHIMS 2