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Table 2 Malaria cases and deaths stratified by under 5’s 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 cases in under 5's malaria cases in under 5’s Reduction in under 5 cases n (%) Malaria deaths in under 5's Reduction in malaria deaths in under 5’s n (%)
Years   2000 2010   2000 2010  
National - 6791 451 6340 (93.4%) 14 1 13(92.8%)
Limpopo Province   854 275 579 (68.0%) 3 0 3 (100.0%)
  Vhembe 527 173 354 (67.1%) 1 0 1 (100%)
  Mopani 275 90 185 (67.2%) 2 0 2 (100%)
Mpumalanga - 1467 233 1234 (84.1%) 1 1 0 -
  Nkomazi 825 137 688 (83.4%) 1 0 1 (100%)
  Bushbuckridge 57 37 20 (35.1%) 0 0 0 -
KwaZulu- Natal   5284 22 5262 (99.5%) 4 1 3 (75.0%)
  Umkanyakude 4925 10 4915 (99.8%) 9 1 8 (88.8%)
  Uthungulu 184 3 181 (98.3%) 0 0 0 -
  Zululand 55 0 55 (100%) 1 0 1 (100%)