Table 3

Community camp-based prevalence of leprosy in four districts in Malawi, 2011
District No. of people screened No. of new leprosy cases identified No. of leprosy cases who defaulted treatment identified No. of leprosy cases currently on treatment Total number of leprosy cases Estimated leprosy prevalence per 10,000 population (in study population)
Machinga 2216 6 4 5 15 67.1
Mangochi 1185 12 0 11 23 194.1
Nkhotakota 1186 9 0 2 11 92.1
Salima 1751 10 2 5 17 97.1
All 6338 37 6 23 66 104.1

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