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Table 1 Socio-demographic, seasonal and residential characteristics of the study participants (N = 19,207), Butajira area, Ethiopia, 2008-2010

From: Prevalence of malaria infection in Butajira area, south-central Ethiopia

Variables Total people
Enrolled (N = 20339)*
Total examined in three altitudinal zones (N = 19207)
  Low
(N = 5548)
Mid-level
(N = 2040)
High
(N = 11619)
Age groups     
0-11 months 330 106 (1.9) 31 (1.5) 171 (1.5)
12-23 months 553 156 (2.8) 44 (2.2) 323 (2.8)
   2-4 years 2313 771 (13.9) 223 (10.9) 1219 (10.5)
   5-9 years 3718 1079 (19.4) 377 (18.5) 2058 (17.7)
10-14 years 2880 782 (14.1) 329 (16.1) 1591 (13.7)
15-19 years 1993 493 (8.9) 224 (11.0) 1178 (10.1)
20-29 years 2666 747 (13.5) 242 (11.9) 1511 (13.0)
30-39 years 2652 685 (12.3) 237 (11.6) 1552 (13.4)
40-59 years 2360 536 (9.7) 234 (11.5) 1481 (12.7)
60-99 years 874 193 (3.5) 99 (4.9) 535 (4.6)
Sex     
Male 9873 2752 (49.6) 944 (46.3) 5655 (48.7)
Female 10466 2796 (50.4) 1096 (53.7) 5964 (51.3)
Survey periods     
21 Oct.-6 Nov.2008 3460 1003 (18.1) 353 (17.3) 2060 (17.7)
20 Jan.-4 Feb.2009 3336 928 (16.7) 348 (17.1) 1929 (16.6)
19 Jun.- 5 Jul.2009 3421 951 (17.1) 339 (16.6) 1937 (16.7)
18 Oct.-11 Nov.2009 3447 924 (16.7) 345 (16.9) 1941 (16.7)
27 Jan.-9 Feb.2010 3421 920 (16.6) 317 (15.5) 1890 (16.3)
5 Jun. -17 Jun. 2010 3254 822 (14.8) 338 (16.6) 1862 (16.0)
Kebele/Village     
   Hobe 3122 2943 - -
   Dadesso 491 470 (8.5) - -
   Horosso 1421 1382 (24.9) - -
   Semeno 488 423 (7.6) - -
   Wulbareg 722 668 (12.0) - -
Bati Lejano 2817 2605 - -
   Fasilo & Shibale 1062 928 (16.7) - -
   Gobrano 444 367 (6.6) - -
   Goyiban 1080 1080 (19.5) - -
   Yimero 231 230 (4.1) - -
Shershera Bido 3185 - 1568 1431
   Shershera 1658 - 1494 (73.2) 85 (0.7)
   Bido 1527 - 74 (3.6) 1346 (11.6)
Dirama 3462 - 472 2566
   Kelakel 3462 - 472 (23.1) 2566 (22.1)
Wurib 3867 - - 3771 (32.5)
Wedo Zuriya 3867 - - 3771 (32.5)
Yeteker 3886 - - 3851
Agarega & Zenbaba Kolo 783 -   778 (6.7)
Kinbot and Jetena 1166 - - 1150 (9.9)
Sunke & Wenz Akababi 1046 - - 1032 (8.9)
Zenbaba Kolo & Shifo 891 -   891 (7.7)
  1. *Numbers in () are percentages