Reveal The Facts: Malaria

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Reveal The Facts: Malaria

Test your knowledgeAnswer five questions on the impact of malaria.  GSK is working in partnership with the PATH Malaria Vaccine Initiative and charity partners on the ground to help communities fight malaria on all fronts. How much do you know about malaria’s impact on affected communities?  Answer our five questions to test your knowledge and learn more. This quiz uses cookies to keep track of your score.   Please ensure your cookies are enabled to complete the quiz.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Is it true that all mosquitoes transmit malaria? 
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 2. 
    Malaria’s impact on children’s education is significant.On average, how many days of school absence does malaria account for each year?
    • A. 

      3 million days

    • B. 

      5 million days

    • C. 

      10 million days

  • 3. 
    Malaria has a huge impact on Africa’s economy. What do you think the cost of malaria-related illnesses and fatalities is per year in Africa?
    • A. 

      $120 million

    • B. 

      $4 billion

    • C. 

      $12 billion

  • 4. 
    As part of our fight against malaria, how many mosquitoes are bred each week to support our malaria vaccine research and development programme?
    • A. 

      200

    • B. 

      2,000

    • C. 

      2 million

  • 5. 
    Malaria is a preventable disease and mortality rates are declining. But what was the global %-reduction in malaria deaths between 2000 and 2013?
    • A. 

      16%

    • B. 

      47%

    • C. 

      61%