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Table 1 The demographic characteristics and parasite densities of the study population

From: The performance evaluation of a urine malaria test (UMT) kit for the diagnosis of malaria in individuals with fever in south-east Nigeria: cross-sectional analytical study

General characteristics
Age (SD) years 6.80 (11.45)
Median (quartile range) years 3 (3 to 5.91)
Age groups (%)  
< 5 years 144 (73.8%)
5-18 years 31 (15.9%)
>18 years 20 (10.3%)
Species Identification (%)  
Plasmodium falciparum (Pf) 66 (30.4%)
Pf and P vivax 125 (64.1%)
Geometric mean parasite density 62, 778.85
parasites/μl  
Grouped Median (range) 9,080 (60 to 792, 600
parasites/μl  
  1. SD = Standard deviation.