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Table 1 Prevalence of Plasmodium species in the highland fringes of Butajira area from October to December, 2006

From: Malaria prevalence pattern observed in the highland fringe of Butajira, Southern Ethiopia: A longitudinal study from parasitological and entomological survey

Months* Individuals examined Plasmodium species identified   
   P.falciparum N(%) P.vivax N(%) Total N(%) X2 P-value
October 366 10 (2.7) 18(4.9) 28 (7.7) 2.38 0.12
November 366 6 (1.6) 12 (3.3) 18 (4.9) 2.05 0.15
December 350 0 (0) 2 (0.6) 2 (0.6) - -
  1082 16 (1.5) 32 (3.0) 48 (4.4)   
  1. *X2 for the trend = 0.49, P > 0.05