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Table 3 Time between onset of symptoms and time of consultation

From: Characterization of a malaria outbreak in Colombia in 2010

Time P. vivax P. falciparum Mixed infections P. malariae Total
  n % n % n % n % N %
24 hours 29.276 35,3 11.904 36,3 388 27,2 19 40,4 41.587 35,5
48 hours 15.612 18,8 6.043 18,4 278 19,5 5 10,6 21.938 18,7
72 hours 13.213 15,9 4.995 15,2 226 15,8 8 17,0 18.442 15,7
More than 96 hours 24.753 29,9 9.828 30,0 536 37,5 15 31,9 35.132 30,0
Don’t know 2 0,0 7 0,0   0,0   0,0 9 0,0
Total 82.856 100,0 32.777 100,0 1.428 100,0 47 100,0 117.108 100,0
  1. Colombia, 2010.
  2. Source: SIVIGILA.