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Malawi HIV and Syphilis Sentinel Surveillance of Antenatal Clinic Attendees 2001

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General Info
Geography 
Malawi (MWI)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/2001 - 03/2001
Series or system 
Malawi HIV and Syphilis Sero-Survey of Antenatal Clinic Attendees
Data type
Survey:
  • Cross-sectional
  • Epi surveillance
Summary 

The 2001 Malawi HIV and Syphilis Sero-Survey was designed to provide data for monitoring HIV and syphilis prevalence and trends in pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in Malawi as well as produce national estimates on HIV and syphilis impact. The survey tested 7,361 pregnant women attending antenatal clinic care (ANC) for the first time from 19 sentinel sites. Women attending ANC for a subsequent visit during the survey enrollment period were excluded.

Citation
Suggested citation 
Ministry of Health (Malawi), National AIDS Control Programme Pakistan (NASCOP). Malawi HIV and Syphilis Sentinel Surveillance of Antenatal Clinic Attendees 2001.