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Table 1 Antenatal clinic (ANC) registrants not tested across the country (2011–2013)

From: Towards elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Ghana: an analysis of national programme data

Number of ANC Registrants and Percent Untested
   Year
  2011 2012 2013 2011–2013
Region ANC Registrants (% Untested) (95 % CI) ANC Registrants (% Untested) (95 % CI) ANC Registrants (% Untested) (95 % CI) Percent Change (Untested)a
Ashanti 122,708 (12 %) (11.8, 12.2) 110,438 (22 %) (21.8,22.4) 106,189 (19 %) (18.8,19.2) 27 %
Brong Ahafo 66,842 (15 %) (14.7, 15.3) 64,515 (15 %) (14.7,15.3) 66,965 (16 %) (15.7,16.3) 6.4 %
Central 58,459 (4 %) (3.8, 4.2) 64,429 (14 %) (13.7,14.3) 55,763 (27 %) (26.6,27.4) 84.4 %
Eastern 89,341 (11 %) (3.8, 4.2) 90,648 (30 %) (29.7,30.3) 86,018 (23 %) (22.7,23.2) 50.3 %
Greater Accra 145,235 (30 %) (29.8,30.2) 150,727 (36 %) (35.8,36.4) 152,730 (31 %) (30.8,31.2) 7.9 %
Northern 99,195 (13 %) (12.8,13.2) 86,436 (15 %) (14.8,15.2) 47,730 (27 %) (26.6,27.4) −.06 %
Upper East 36,188 (7 %) (06.7,07.3) 34,172 (4 %) (03.8,04.2) 32,140 (3 %) (02.8,03.2) −162 %
Upper West 24,407 (16 %) (15.1,16.0) 21,940 (10 %) (09.6,10.4) 21,941 (10 %) (09.6,10.4) −77.9 %
Volta 73,038 (43 %) (42.6,43.4) 72,410 (42 %) (41.6,42.4) 70,775 (48 %) (47.6,48.4) 7.5 %
Western 57,542 (6 %) (05.8,06.2) 40,803 (18 %) (17.6,18.4) 65,366 (17 %) (16.7,17.3) 68 %
TOTAL 772,955 (17 %) (16.9,17.1) 736,518 (24 %) (23.9,24.1) 705,617 (25 %) (24.9,25.1) 25 %
  1. aNegative sign for the percent change indicates reduction in the number of HIV Positive Pregnant Women not Initiated on ARVs from 2011 to 2013