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Table 1 Study population baseline demographics – individual-level data

From: A controlled, parallel, cluster-randomized trial of community-wide screening and treatment of asymptomatic carriers of Plasmodium falciparum in Burkina Faso

Characteristic Intervention arm Control arm
Number enrolled 6,817 7,258
Born after cluster initiation (%) 151 (2.2) 128 (1.8)
Immigrant during the study 349 (5.1) 207 (2.9)
Persons completed 5,897 (86.5) 6,510 (89.7)
Male sex (%) 46.4 47.4
Age at CSC1 day 1   
Mean (years) 24.1 23.4
Age group (%)   
  ≤6 months 2.1 1.5
  >6 months to <5 years 14.9 14.2
  5 to 9 years 15.8 16.6
  10 to 14 years 15.5 15.3
  ≥15 years 51.7 52.5
Ethnicity (%)   
Mossi 90.6 95.7
Fulani 8.7 3.8
Bissa 0.01 0.03
Gourounsi 0.03 0.2
Other 0.7 0.3