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Table 1 Weighted proportions of individuals with a positive rapid diagnostic test by sociodemographic characteristics

From: Nationwide evaluation of malaria infections, morbidity, mortality, and coverage of malaria control interventions in Madagascar

Variable Category N n RDT positive % [95% CI]
Age group 0-1 year 939 26 2.8 [1.0-4.6]
2-4 years 1,480 41 2.8 [1.4-4.2]
5-9 years 2,395 116 4.8 [2.5-7.2]
10-15 years 2,233 105 4.7 [2.4-6.9]
15-19 years 1,484 56 3.8 [2.0-5.5]
20-39 years 4,016 94 2.4 [1.5-3.2]
≥40 years 2,929 41 1.4 [0.7-2.0]
Sex Male 7,644 275 3.6 [2.3-4.9]
Female 7,832 204 2.6 [1.5-3.7]
SES quintiles 1st (poorest) 2,570 151 5.9 [3.2-8.6]
2nd 2,658 114 4.3 [2.1-6.4]
3rd 3,343 73 2.2 [1.1-3.3]
4th 3,332 88 2.6 [1.5-3.7]
5th (wealthiest) 3,574 54 1.5 [0.7-2.3]
Level of education (≥15 years old) Unknown 22 0 0.0 [0.0-0.0]
None 1,033 31 3.0 [1.5-4.4]
Primary 3,395 85 2.5 [1.5-3.5]
Lower secondary 2,492 51 2.0 [1.2-2.9]
Upper secondary 1,093 21 1.9 [0.4-3.5]
Tertiary 394 4 0.9 [0.0-2.2]
Transmission pattern East 4,345 212 4.9 [2.0-7.8]
West 3,255 151 4.6 [2.3-6.9]
South 834 26 3.1 [0.0-7.1]
Fringe 2,026 16 0.8 [0.0-1.7]
Highlands 5,016 75 1.5 [0.4-2.6]
Population density Low 9,147 340 3.7 [2.0-5.4]
Intermediate 4,122 84 2.0 [0.9-3.2]
High 2,207 55 2.5 [0.0-5.7]