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Table 2 Number of diagnostic tests carried out for malaria from March to August 2015 in private sector institutions

From: Contribution of the private sector healthcare service providers to malaria diagnosis in a prevention of re-introduction setting

Private sector institutions (n-15) Diagnostic method
Microscopy Rapid diagnostic testing (RDT)
Hospitals (n-10) 2046 88
Stand alone diagnostic laboratories (n-2) 14  
Other laboratories (n-3)a 12,813  
Total 14,873 88
  1. aAccredited laboratories conducting malaria diagnostics as a part of routine medical examinations for employment and travel purposes