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How do I cite the World malaria Report 2020?

How do I cite the World malaria Report 2020?

Suggested citation. World malaria report 2020: 20 years of global progress and challenges. Geneva: World Health Organization; 2020.

Which two tools were responsible for an estimated 78 percent averted malaria cases between 2000 and 2015?

Vector control had a pivotal role in this success and was responsible for an estimated 78% of malaria cases averted between 2000 and 2015.

What is the epidemiology of malaria?

Malaria occurs primarily in tropical and some subtropical regions of Africa, Central and South America, Asia, and Oceania. There is tremendous geographic variation in intensity of transmission and risk of infection. Human malaria is caused by one or more parasites: Plasmodium falciparum, P.

Which country is most affected by malaria?

Africa is the most affected due to a combination of factors: A very efficient mosquito (Anopheles gambiae complex) is responsible for high transmission. The predominant parasite species is Plasmodium falciparum , which is the species that is most likely to cause severe malaria and death.

How do I cite the World malaria Report?

World malaria report 2019

  1. Citation. World Health Organization. ( ‎2019)‎. World malaria report 2019. https://apps.who.int/iris/handle/10665/330011.
  2. Description. xxxix, 185 p.
  3. ISBN. 9789241565721.
  4. Language. English.
  5. Collections. Publications.
  6. Metadata. Show full item record.

Where were almost 90 per cent of malaria cases reported 2015?

Most deaths in 2015 remain in the WHO African Region (90 %), followed by the WHO South-East Asia Region (7 %) and the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region (2 %). The malaria mortality rate, which takes into account population growth, is estimated to have decreased by 60 % globally between 2000 and 2015.

WHO malaria statistics by country?

Malaria

1 Sierra Leone 61.60
2 Zambia 54.16
3 Guinea-Bissau 53.39
4 Liberia 52.62
5 Togo 52.24

Which country has the most mosquito deaths?

We now know that several Plasmodium species transmitted by mosquitoes can cause human malaria. Plasmodium falciparum malaria—the deadliest—is most common in sub-Saharan Africa, where it causes more than 400,000 deaths a year, the majority of whom are children under five.

How many cases of malaria were there in 2014?

The National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System received notifications for 12,849 cases of disease transmitted by mosquitoes dur- ing the 2014–15 season.