This country profile provides an overview of Côte d’Ivoire’s progress in reaching those in need of mass NTD treatment based on 2016 data.

NTD mass treatment coverage index: 69/100
Overall rank: 7th

Treatment coverage

Lymphatic filariasis
73%
Onchocerciasis
95%
Schistosomiasis
84%
STH
85%
Trachoma
32%
12 million people received treatment in Côte d'Ivoire in 2016 4.8 million people in need did not receive treatment in Côte d'Ivoire in 2016

Côte d’Ivoire recommendations

These recommendations were given to heads of state at the African Union summit in January 2017 as part of the ALMA Scorecard for Accountability and Action.

  • Increase budget allocation for neglected tropical diseases at the national level.
  • Provide timely data to the Expanded Special Project for Elimination of Neglected Tropical Diseases (ESPEN) to enable monitoring and planning.

Lymphatic filariasis

⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 33% in 2015 to 73% in 2016.

People needing treatment
16.8m
People receiving treatment
12.2m

Onchocerciasis

⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 68% in 2015 to 95% in 2016.

People needing treatment
3.07m
People receiving treatment
2.93m

Schistosomiasis

⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 18% in 2015 to 84% in 2016.

School-aged children needing treatment
2.44m
School-aged children receiving treatment
2.05m

Soil-transmitted helminths

⬇️ Treatment coverage decreased from 100% in 2015 to 85% in 2016.

Pre-sch and school-aged children needing treatment
2.2m
Pre-school and school-aged children receiving treatment
1.87m

Trachoma

⬆️ Treatment coverage increased from 0% in 2015 to 32% in 2016.

People needing treatment
2.07m
People receiving treatment
667,000