Killer Worms Mapped

The Disease

Two million people around the world are infected with soil transmitted helminths. We used the GAHI data to create a pretty map of areas affected and un-affected in Uganda.

S. Mansoni and S. Haematobium are what we would usually refer to as bilharzia. Take a look at the GIF below to see what the map can do.  

Mapping the Problem

This gif shows how the map can be filtered to display the data of interest. 

This gif shows how the map can be filtered to display the data of interest.