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Table 3 The results of the linear regression analysis shown in Figure 5

From: Estimating the annual entomological inoculation rate for Plasmodium falciparum transmitted by Anopheles gambiae s.l. using three sampling methods in three sites in Uganda

Parameter x y Rooted Unrooted
m p-val r2 m p-val b p-val r2
All (HBR) LT HLC 0.36 <0.001 0.85 0.34 <0.001 1.60 0.160 0.81
LT KDC&ET 0.31 <0.001 0.75 0.29 <0.001 1.40 0.320 0.69
HLC KDC&ET 0.79 <0.001 0.73 0.76 <0.001 0.79 0.597 0.66
HLC ET 0.43 <0.001 0.82 0.42 <0.001 0.32 0.616 0.77
HLC KDC 0.36 <0.001 0.56 0.34 <0.001 0.48 0.634 0.47
Tororo (Pf EIR) LT HLC 0.34 <0.001 0.76 0.22 0.025 0.19 0.093 0.41
LT KDC&ET 0.46 <0.001 0.87 0.43 0.001 0.06 0.618 0.70
HLC KDC&ET 1.10 <0.001 0.80 1.10 0.009 0.04 0.811 0.52
HLC ET 0.55 <0.001 0.77 0.57 0.009 -0.02 0.862 0.52
HLC KDC 0.68 <0.001 0.74 0.53 0.039 0.08 0.461 0.36
  1. The results give the slopes (m), intecepts (b), p-values and r2 values for the rooted and unrooted linear analysis. The r2 values suggest very good correlations among all metrics, though the slopes are generally not close to one, suggesting all methods are biased relative to one another.