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Table 1 Known distribution of PC-NTDs in study sites

From: Assessment of surveillance core and support functions regarding neglected tropical diseases in Kenya

Region Counties Sub-counties n (%) Co-endemic ntds Prevalence rates
LF SCH STH TRC LF SCH STH TRC
Rift valley Baringo Marigat 12 (100%) X X X 2.4%b 17.7% 12.8%C
Narok Trans Mara West 11 (100%) X X X 1.2%b 39% 14.9%C
West Pokot Kacheliba 8 (42%) X X X 0.3%b 6% 26.6%C
Pokot West 11 (58%)
Coastal Kwale Kinango 9 (27%) X X X 1% 17.8%a 4%
Lungalunga 9 (27%)
Matuga 13 (38%)
Msambweni 3 (9%)
Kilifi Kaloleni 7 (29%) X X X 3% 11.3%a 3.8%
Kilifi North 6 (25%)
Kilifi South 6 (25%)
Malindi 5 (21%)
Lamu Lamu West 15 (100%) X X X 6% 10%a 3%
Tana River Galole 7 (33%) X X X 2% 55%a 4%
Garsen 14 (67%)
Taita Taveta Taveta 10 (100%) X X X 3% 10%a 4%
Eastern Kitui Kitui Central 18 (75%) X X X 3.8%b 8.4% 4.8%C
Mwingi 6 (25%)
Embu Runyenjes 22 (100%) X X X 4%b 10% 0.2%C
  1. n - Number of sampled healthcare facility units in a sub-county; X – Indicates presence of an endemic NTD; a – Prevalence of Schistosomiasis (Schistosoma haematobium); b – Prevalence of Schistosomiasis (Schistosoma mansoni); c – prevalence of Trachomatous Follicular (TF) Inflammation; LF Lymphatic Filariasis, SCH Schistosomiasis, STH Soil Transmitted Helminths, TRC Trachoma
  2. Source Data: The 2nd National Strategic Plan for Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases 2016–2020 [24] & Kenya Landscape Analysis for Neglected Tropical Diseases, WASH and Behaviour Change [30]