Schistosomiasis risk is present in the country, areas of risk are described:
S. haematobium and S. mansoni are endemic in the interior counties of Nimba, Bong, Gbarpolu, and Lofa. The full risk status for Grand Gedeh and River Gee counties is unknown.
Note: The coastal counties are considered risk free.
Risk of Schistosomiasis caused by: Schistosoma haematobium, Schistosoma mansoni
The main intermediate host snail is: Bulinus globosus, Biomphalaria pfeifferi