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Table 1 Total malaria cases and deaths, stratified by province and municipality for the endemic regions of South Africa for the year 2010 vs 2000

From: Malaria control in South Africa 2000–2010: beyond MDG6

Province District(municipality) Malaria Decrease in malaria cases n (%) Malaria Deaths Decrease in malaria Deaths n(%)
Years   2000 2010   2000 2010  
National - 63663 6741 56922 (89.41%) 453 66 387 (85.4%)
Limpopo Province - 9487 4174 5313 (56.1%) 68 40 28 (41.1%)
  Vhembe 5453 2558 2895 (53.1%) 51 20 31 (60.0%)
  Mopani 2627 1368 1259 (48.0%) 19 13 6 (31.6%)
Mpumalanga - 12390 2187 10203 (82.3%) 45 26 19 (42.2%)
  Nkomasi 10398 1120 9278 (89.2%) 33 7 26 (78.7%)
  Bushbuckridge 801 559 242 (30.2%) 4 11 7 -Increase (63.4%)
KwaZulu- Natal - 41786 380 41506 (99.1%) 340 5 335 (98.5%)
  Umkanyakude 38543 85 38458 (99.7%) 84 3 81 (96.4%)
  Uthungulu 1941 53 1888 (97.2%) 32 2 30 (93.75%)
  Zululand 686 6 680 (99.1%) 4 1 3 (75.0%)