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Table 2 Baseline data

From: A cluster-randomized trial of mass drug administration with a gametocytocidal drug combination to interrupt malaria transmission in a low endemic area in Tanzania

  Intervention (8 clusters) Placebo (n = 8 clusters)
Present at the time of the intervention 1,110 2,347
Arrived in the study area after the intervention 91 114
Proportion female, % (95% CI) 50.0 (47.0 - 53.1) 49.2 (47.2 - 51.1)
Age, median (IQR) 12 (5 - 26) 16 (6-32)
Parasite positive by rapid diagnostic test, % (95% CI) 0.4 (0.0 - 2.0) 1.0 (0.1 - 3.4)
Parasite positive by microscopy, % (95% CI) 0.0 (0.0 - 1.3) 0.0 (0.0 - 1.8)