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Table 3 The number of Plasmodium vivax malaria patients and annual parasite incidence from 2010-21012 by Metropolitan City and Province

From: Decreasing incidence of Plasmodium vivax in the Republic of Korea during 2010–2012

   2010 2011 2012
  No. of population No. of patient (API) No. of patient (API) No. of patient (API)
Metropolitan areas     
  Seoul 10,026,000 290 (0.029) 94 (0.009) 67 (0.007)
  Busan 3,464,000 43 (0.012) 24 (0.007) 7 (0.002)
  Daegu 2,477,000 19 (0.008) 16 (0.006) 4 (0.002)
  Incheon 2,750,000 256 (0.093) 124 (0.045) 143 (0.052)
  Gwangju 1,506,000 9 (0.006) 6 (0.004) 1 (0.001)
  Daejeon 1,527,000 15 (0.010) 9 (0.006) 4 (0.003)
  Ulsan 1,105,000 8 (0.007) 7 (0.006) 3 (0.003)
Provinces     
  Gyeonggi 11,788,000 818 (0.069) 389 (0.033) 263 (0.022)
  Gangwon 1,496,000 184 (0.123) 94 (0.063) 13 (0.009)
  Chungbuk 1,539,000 23 (0.015) 11 (0.007) 8 (0.005)
  Chungnam 2,104,000 14 (0.007) 12 (0.006) 7 (0.003)
  Jeonbuk 1,802,000 22 (0.012) 12 (0.007) 5 (0.003)
  Jeonnam 1,772,000 21 (0.012) 11 (0.006) 4 (0.002)
  Gyeongbuk 2,638,000 19 (0.007) 12 (0.005) 8 (0.003)
  Gyeongnam 3,232,000 24 (0.007) 13 (0.004) 16 (0.005)
  Jeju 552,000 7 (0.013) 4 (0.007) 2 (0.004)
  Total 49,778,000 1,772 (0.036) 838 (0.017) 555 (0.011)