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Table 2 Malaria imported from other countries, by species and country

From: Malaria in overseas labourers returning to China: an analysis of imported malaria in Jiangsu Province, 2001–2011

Origin country Species Total n = 918
P. falciparum n = 754 P. vivax n = 128 P. ovale n = 14 P. malariae n = 7 Unclassified n = 15
Africa 733 (97.2%) 88 (68.8%) 14 (100%) 7 (100%) 13 (86.7%) 855 (93.1%)
Angola 219 17 1 3 5 245
Nigeria 185 27 6 0 1 219
Equatorial Guinea 130 10 5 0 1 146
Congo (Brazzaville) 21 1 0 2 0 24
Ghana 19 3 0 0 0 22
Gabon 19 1 0 1 0 21
Madagascar 15 0 0 0 2 17
Congo (Kinshasa) 12 4 0 0 1 17
Mozambique 14 1 1 0 0 16
Sudan 13 3 0 0 0 16
Niger 10 3 0 0 0 13
Guinea 11 0 0 0 0 11
Liberia 4 5 0 0 0 9
Uganda 8 0 0 0 0 8
South Africa 4 2 0 0 1 7
Togo 5 0 0 0 0 5
Malawi 3 1 0 1 0 5
Mali 4 0 0 0 0 4
Sierra Leone 4 0 0 0 0 4
Senegal 4 0 0 0 0 4
Cameroon 4 0 0 0 0 4
Côte d’Ivoire 2 1 1 0 0 4
Tanzania 3 0 0 0 0 3
Burkina Faso 2 0 0 0 0 2
Chad 2 0 0 0 0 2
Namibia 1 0 0 0 0 1
Rwanda 1 0 0 0 0 1
Kenya 1 0 0 0 0 1
Zambia 1 0 0 0 0 1
Ethiopia 0 1 0 0 0 1
Unclear Africa 12 8 0 0 2 22
South Asia 0 (0.0%) 31 (24.2%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (6.7%) 32 (3.5%)
India 0 16 0 0 1 17
Pakistan 0 15 0 0 0 15
Southeast Asia 6 (0.8%) 6 (4.7%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (6.7%) 13 (1.4%)
Myanmar 4 3 0 0 0 7
Indonesia 0 2 0 0 0 2
Laos 2 0 0 0 0 2
Cambodia 0 1 0 0 0 1
Thailand 0 0 0 0 1 1
Oceana 4 (0.5%) 1 (0.8%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 5 (0.5%)
Papua New Guinea 4 1 0 0 0 5
Latin America 0 (0.0%) 1 (0.8%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (0.1%)
Bolivia 0 1 0 0 0 1
Unknown 11 (1.5%) 1 (0.8%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 0 (0.0%) 12 (1.3%)