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Table 1 Anti-MSP-1 19 seropositivity and Plasmodium falciparum parasite prevalence tabulated by attributes of the study population

From: Seroepidemiological and parasitological evaluation of the heterogeneity of malaria infection in the Gambia

 Attributes Wet season, % (N)   Dry season, % (N)  
Seropositive Parasite positive Seropositive Parasite positive
Total 19.5 (3823) 12.4 (3870) 19.6 (3716) 2.2 (3707)
Age groups (years)     
1-5 5.6 (1095) 10.0 (1211) 7.2 (1193) 1.6 (1095)
6-12 16.0 (751) 16.6 (759) 13.8 (754) 4.5 (753)
13-25 29.2 (764) 18.2 (769) 26.6 (756) 3.3 (755)
>25 38.0 (809) 9.0 (820) 44.2 (783) 0.3 (782)
Gender     
Males 18.9 (1629) 12.7 (1797) 18.9 (1610) 2.3 (1754)
Females 22.7 (1888) 12.1 (2063) 23.0 (1778) 2.1 (1953)
Slept under ITN     
Yes 19.2 (3311) 11.6 (3348) 18.2 (2934) 1.6 (2931)
No 22.4 (500) 17.5 (508) 24.5 (676) 4.4 (766)
Ethnicity     
Fula 26.1 (982) 17.1 (996) 27.8 (1023) 4.3 (1023)
Wolof 18.4 (293) 18.6 (295) 18.1 (276) 1.5 (275)
Mandinka 17.7 (2215) 9.1 (2243) 15.8 (2057) 1.3 (2054)
Others 14.2 (325) 15.3 (236) 18.3 (355) 1.1 (355)
Settings     
Coastal 12.4 (1343) 8.8 (1355) 11.3 (1237) 1.2 (1234)
Mid country 23.5 (1225) 9.8 (1236) 21.2 (1245) 1.5 (1244)
East country 23.4 (1255) 18.6 (1279) 26.0 (1229) 3.8 (1229)