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Table 1 Malaria in Betul District, Madhya Pradesh, India

From: Battling the malaria iceberg with chloroquine in India

Year DDT (50% WP) sprayed
in mt against 200 mt required
Synthetic Pyrethroid sprayed in mt CQ Tablets (150 mg base) Fansidar Tablets Total malaria cases P. falciparum cases
1990 Nil Nil   Nil 496 91
1991 Nil Nil   Nil 949 281
1992 4.00 Nil 5,00,000 Nil 805 196
1993 1.60 Nil 5,10,000 Nil 626 213
1994 4.90 Nil 5,40,000 Nil 1,503 602
1995 2.30 Nil 6,20,000 Nil 1,820 739
1996 7.40 Nil 7,70,000 Nil 2,290 662
1997 9.90 Nil 9,80,000 Nil 5,279 1,764
1998 14,90 Nil 9,60,000 Nil 8,872 3,340
1999 10.20 Nil 13,88,000 Nil 14,133 3,919
2000 18.0 Nil 20,30,000 Nil 16,764 7,126
2001 Nil 4698.4 36,83,000 49,520 18,440 7,398
2002 Nil 3512.9 25,33.000 59,094 4,911 992
2003 Nil 6429.8 29,82,000 45,400 1,080 168
2004 Nil 2528.8 16,28,000 4,600 1,063 855
2005 Nil 1352.0 12,22,000 2,740 373 193
  1. Source: District Malaria Officer, Betul district M.P.