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Table 2 Number of PCR positive samples in different locations and groups

From: Operational research to inform a sub-national surveillance intervention for malaria elimination in Solomon Islands

Sample source Total Febrile Plasmodium
falciparum+
Plasmodium
vivax+
Villages 1 331 7 0 2
  2 (school) 57 6 0 0
  2 200 0 0 2
  3 125 1 0 0
  4 215 2 0 2
  5 339 4 0 4*
  6 35 2 1 0
10% random sample subset
across all villages
541 2 0 3
Febrile from other villages 149 149 0 0
RDT positive 9 0 0 0
Total 2,001 173 1 13
  1. Note: *This number includes one of the 173 febrile subjects who was identified as positive for P. vivax.