This country profile provides an overview of Burundi’s progress in reaching those in need of mass NTD treatment based on 2019 data.
*This includes all countries in Africa that are endemic for at least one of the five NTDs
Burundi does not require mass treatment for elephantiasis.
Treatment coverage increased from 0% in 2018 to 95% in 2019.
Treatment coverage increased from 95% in 2018 to 97% in 2019.
Treatment coverage decreased from 100% in 2018 to 98% in 2019.
Treatment coverage decreased from 83% in 2018 to 82% in 2019.
The ESPEN portal (a World Health Organization AFRO region project) provides maps and district-level data for the preventive chemotherapy diseases in Burundi.