Malaria: Ghana (Q4/2020)

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
39%
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
0.100
96
94
40
1.00
87%
 
Ahafo
0.160
98
84
56
1.10
98%
 
Ashanti
0.020
95
88
40
1.00
84%
 
Bono
0.220
99
73
62
1.10
94%
 
Bono East
0.210
98
92
43
1.10
99%
 
Central
97
96
44
1.00
87%
 
Eastern
0.160
100
99
40
0.96
92%
 
Greater Accra
0.390
95
93
45
1.10
82%
 
North East
62
121
18
0.87
92%
 
Northern
0.060
89
96
25
1.20
87%
 
Oti
0.170
100
105
26
0.95
99%
 
Savannah
72
92
16
0.94
81%
 
Upper East
99
97
51
0.95
92%
 
Upper West
0.090
100
92
45
0.97
93%
 
Volta
0.410
99
103
37
1.10
94%
 
Western
0.060
92
102
39
0.91
77%
 
Western North
0.180
97
93
41
0.59
72%
Source:
DHIMS 2
DHIMS 2
DHMIS 2
DHIMS 2
DHIMS 2
DHIMS 2