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Table 6 The percentage of countries, overall and broken down by region, who stated that they had AMR indicators present in their technical question answers

From: Antimicrobial resistance preparedness in sub-Saharan African countries

  SSA region, including number of countries
All SSA countries West Central East Southern
(44 countries) (15 countries) (7 countries) (17 countries) (5 countries)
AMR indicators
National Action Plan in place 11 (25%) 2 (13%) 1 (14%) 7 (41%) 1 (20%)
Human pathogen AMR surveillance 17 (39%) 3 (20%) 3 (43%) 9 (53%) 2 (40%)
Animal pathogen AMR surveillance 1 (2%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 1 (6%) 0 (0%)
Human pathogen AMR testing 29 (66%) 11 (73%) 3 (43%) 11 (65%) 4 (80%)
Animal pathogen AMR testing 11 (25%) 2 (13%) 0 (0%) 8 (47%) 1 (20%)
National AMR laboratory 27 (61%) 7 (47%) 6 (86%) 10 (59%) 4 (80%)
IPC prevention and control training 11 (25%) 3 (20%) 2 (29%) 3 (18%) 3 (60%)
Sufficient WASH programmes in place 2 (5%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 2 (12%) 0 (0%)
Drug stewardship framework 11 (25%) 3 (20%) 1 (14%) 5 (29%) 2 (40%)
Clinical antimicrobial legislation 19 (43%) 5 (33%) 2 (29%) 7 (41%) 5 (100%)
Veterinary antimicrobial legislation 14 (32%) 5 (33%) 2 (29%) 3 (18%) 4 (80%)