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Table 4 Species composition of malaria parasites among different age groups

From: Persistent foci of falciparum malaria among tribes over two decades in Koraput district of Odisha State, India

Sl No Age group Total positives Pf Pv Pm Pf and Pv Pf and Pm Pv and Pm
1 0-11 months 47 39 7 0 1 0 0
2 1-4 years 348 294 42 0 11 1 0
3 5-9 years 367 325 38 1 2 1 0
4 10-14 years 246 216 26 1 3 0 0
5 Above 14 years 975 893 71 3 8 0 0
Total 1983 1767 184 5 25 2 0
  1. Pf = Plasmodium falciparum; Pv = Plasmodium vivax; Pm = Plasmodium malariae.