Table 6.20 : NEW CASES OF FILARIA, BY AGE GROUP, 2000-2008
Year Total 0 - 4 15 - 24 25 - 34 35 - 44 45 & Over
2000 1 - 1 - - -
2001 3 - - 1 2 -
2002 0 - - - - -
2003 0 - - - - -
2004 5 - - 4 1 -
2005 0 - - - - -
2006 13* - 3 7 3 -
2007 3** - - 2 1 -
2008 6** - - 4 2
*Includes 13 imported cases from other countries.( Indian 12, Sri Lankan 01 )
**Includes 09 imported cases from other countries.( Indian 08, , Bangladesh 01 )
Source: Vector Born Disease Control Unit