Malaria: Ghana (Q1/2021)

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
34%
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
0.080
97
97
51
0.94
90%
 
Ahafo
0.080
98
92
67
0.91
99%
 
Ashanti
0.030
94
93
46
0.96
91%
 
Bono
99
79
67
1.00
98%
 
Bono East
0.550
100
88
44
0.94
95%
 
Central
0.110
99
102
57
0.99
96%
 
Eastern
0.040
99
101
54
0.97
92%
 
Greater Accra
97
90
61
0.97
87%
 
North East
0.080
80
122
12
0.90
81%
 
Northern
0.140
91
92
38
0.90
90%
 
Oti
98
104
42
0.97
97%
 
Savannah
0.190
85
116
23
0.99
89%
 
Upper East
99
98
62
0.99
96%
 
Upper West
0.190
100
101
62
0.95
100%
 
Volta
0.150
99
93
51
1.00
98%
 
Western
0.060
92
109
52
0.85
74%
 
Western North
0.050
95
98
57
0.58
80%
Source:
DHIMS 2
DHIMS 2
DHMIS 2
DHIMS 2
DHIMS 2
DHIMS 2