Table 1: Year-wise proportion of child cases from 2005 to 2013.

YearTotal no. of new cases of leprosyNo. of child cases 14 yrs. of ageChild proportion (%)

April 2005–March 200629310.35
April 2006–March 200736513.89
April 2007–March 200827414.82
April 2008–March 200934617.63
April 2009–March 20103937.69
April 2010–March 201126415.39
April 2011–March 201256712.5
April 2012–March 201333412.12

Total2803612.86