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Table 6 MDG 6 health interventions gaps in 2012

From: Investing in health systems for universal health coverage in Africa

Interventions African region average (A) Global average (B) Gap [C = B/A)]
Children aged <5years sleeping under insecticide-treated nets (%) 25 30 (in low income countries) 1.2-fold
Children aged <5years with fever who received treatment with any antimalarial (%) - - -
Antiretroviral therapy coverage among people eligible for treatment (%) 63 61 0.96-fold
Pregnant women with HIV receiving antiretrovirals to prevent mother-to-child-transmission (MTCT) 64 62 0.97-fold
Case-detection rate for all forms of tuberculosis (%) 59 67 1.1-fold
Treatment-success rate for smear-positive tuberculosis in 2011 (%) 82 87 1.1-fold
  1. Source: WHO [35].