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Table 2 Estimates from clinically diagnosed malaria cases (rate per 1000 population) in Dili District and the Rest of the country from 2004-2007.

From: Malaria control in Timor-Leste during a period of political instability: what lessons can be learned?

Month/Year 2004   2005   2006   2007  
  Dili Rest of the country Dili Rest of the country Dili Rest of the country Dili Rest of the country
January 28.6 21.7 13.6 10.6 27.5 19.1 30.5 18.4
February 26.2 28.8 22.5 9.9 21.9 24.2 22.8 26
March 19.6 15.6 21.3 13.5 18 31.3 27.8 19
April 24.2 13.1 30 21.3 6.8 25.3 24.5 18.4
May 22.4 15.4 9.3 18.8 2.6 16.7 18.8 12.6
June 21.6 16.6 11 14.9 4.2 15.3 14.5 11.9
July 15.5 16.3 6.4 11.3 4.3 14.9 17.1 14.7
August 10.8 14.8 8.3 10.2 5 12.2 10 11.4
September 14.1 13.7 7.7 10.1 6.3 9.8 18 11.9
October 9.5 13.2 6.3 9.6 6.8 12 17.2 11.1
November 8.2 11.7 5.6 11.5 7.4 12.7 14.5 10.1
December 5.5 13 11.2 13.4 23 12 17.4 9.4
  1. Population was based on 2004 Census; the total country population was 924,624. Population for Dili district was 167, 777, during the crisis an estimated 70,000 people fled out from Dili to Districts in 2006 and 2007.