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Table 4 Relative incidence of malaria for Brazil as compared with other countries.

From: Cost risk benefit analysis to support chemoprophylaxis policy for travellers to malaria endemic countries

Region/Country Relative incidence (95% C.I.) Time in days to threshold 1.13% (95% C.I.)
Index: Brazil (Amazon) 1.0 >365
West Africa 99 (86-112) 30 (26-34)
India 5.3 (4.9-5.7) 53 (49-57)
Indonesia 6.17 (4.4-7.9) 45 (32-57)
Thailand 0.39 (0.35-0.43) >365
  1. Duration of exposure in days each to reach the cost-benefit-risk threshold