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Table 4 Incidence rates of syphilis in pregnant women, congenital syphilis, and distribution of penicillin in Brazil, between 2016 and 2019. Data source: *SINAN/MoH, **SISMAT/MoH

From: Analyzing the reach of public health campaigns based on multidimensional aspects: the case of the syphilis epidemic in Brazil

Year Born Alive Incidence rates of syphilis in pregnant women* Incidence rate of congenital syphilis* Ratio (relation between syphilis in pregnant women and congenital syphilis) Acquired syphilis detection rate per 100,000 inhabitants Benzathine Penicillin Distribution**
2016 2,979,259 12·8 7·1 55·54% 44·5 1,557,000
2017 2,857,800 17·4 8·7 50·07% 59·0 648,800
2018 2,923,535 21·4 9·0 41·88% 75·4 1,279,800
2019 2,944,932 20·8 8·2 39·48% 72·8 1,965,550