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Table 1 Distribution of leishmaniasis cases in each district from 2009 to 2016

From: Leishmaniasis in Sri Lanka: spatial distribution and seasonal variations from 2009 to 2016

District 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Colombo 2 3 1 4 1 3 1 0
Gampaha 2 3 0 1 5 3 3 7
Kalutara 1 1 1 3 0 0 0 0
Kandy 0 0 2 0 6 5 17 13
Matale 14 3 16 46 20 32 36 26
Nuwara Eliya 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
Galle 1 0 1 1 2 3 3 3
Hambantota 262 139 268 335 371 375 325 390
Matara 95 25 57 92 107 94 166 197
Jaffna 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
Kilinochchi 0 0 0 4 13 11 0 0
Mannar 0 0 0 4 4 5 1 0
Vavuniya 1 1 0 10 17 6 9 8
Mullaitivu 1 0 0 9 19 7 9 6
Batticaloa 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1
Ampara 2 3 3 2 4 12 3 9
Trincomalee 12 11 9 17 30 9 6 18
Kurunegala 6 25 46 56 63 152 150 111
Puttalam 1 1 2 3 13 9 3 4
Anuradhapura 226 169 358 434 443 417 347 276
Polonnaruwa 34 26 156 143 178 153 130 136
Badulla 3 0 0 0 9 1 8 4
Monaragala 0 4 2 14 15 33 40 40
Ratnapura 11 8 18 35 18 34 19 1
Kegalle 0 3 0 2 2 2 0 3
Total 674 428 940 1219 1342 1367 1277 1240
  1. Sources: Epidemiological data, Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka