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Table 1 Demographic profile of malaria patients at HC-UNICAMP in the period 1998-2011

From: Imported malaria in a non-endemic area: the experience of the university of Campinas hospital in the Brazilian Southeast

  Infectious species
Variable P. falciparum P. vivax Pf/Pv
  Freq. (%) Freq (%) Freq. (%)
N 68/224 (30) 150/224 (67) 6/224 (3)
Gender:
Male 59/67 (88)a 124/151 (82) 3/6 (50)a
Female 8/68 (12) 27/150 (18) 3/6 (50)
Age:
Mean ± SD 35 ±13 40 ±16 26 ±18
Median [p25-p75] 35 [26-45]a 39 [28-52]a 19 [15-41]
Ethnicity:
White 45/65 (69) 117/148 (79) 5/6 (83)
Mixed 12/65 (18) 27/148 (18) 1/6 (17)
Black 8/68 (12) 4/148 (3) 0/6 (0)
  1. aP < 0,05.