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Table 9 Distribution of sentinel health centres and clinical malaria cases per transmission patterns

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

   Transmission pattern  
Variable Category East West South Fringe Highlands Total
No. SHC   8 11 1 2 3 25
No. clinical cases   249 497 8 57 7 818
Age category 0-1 year 25 (10.0) 22 (4.4) 0 (0.0) 9 (15.8) 0 (0.0) 56 (6.8)
2-4 years 34 (13.7) 63 (12.7) 1 (12.5) 12 (21.1) 0 (0.0) 110 (13.4)
5-9 years 51 (20.5) 104 (20.9) 1 (12.5) 15 (26.3) 0 (0.0) 171 (20.9)
10-15 years 56 (22.5) 105 (21.1) 3 (37.5) 4 (7.0) 0 (0.0) 168 (20.5)
15-19 years 38 (15.3) 75 (15.1) 2 (25.0) 4 (7.0) 1 (14.3) 120 (14.7)
20-39 years 26 (10.4) 96 (19.3) 1 (12.5) 11 (19.3) 6 (85.7) 140 (17.1)
≥40 years 19 (7.6) 32 (6.4) 0 (0.0) 2 (3.5) 0 (0.0) 53 (6.5)
Sex Male 132 (53.0) 276 (55.5) 6 (75.0) 28 (49.1) 4 (57.1) 446 (54.5)
Female 117 (47.0) 221 (44.5) 2 (25.0) 29 (50.9) 3 (42.9) 372 (45.5)
LLIN use the previous night Yes 140 (56.2) 250 (50.3) 2 (25.0) 33 (57.9) 1 (14.3) 426 (52.1)
No 109 (43.8) 247 (49.7) 6 (75.0) 24 (42.1) 6 (85.7) 392 (47.9)
IRS the previous year Yes 3 (1.2) 68 (13.7) 5 (62.5) 18 (31.6) 0 (0.0) 94 (11.6)
No 244 (98.8) 427 (86.3) 3 (37.5) 39 (68.4) 6 (100.0) 719 (88.4)
Received IPTp Yes 2 (40.0) 1 (20.0) 0 0 (0.0) 0 3 (27.3)
No 3 (60.0) 4 (80.0) 0 1 (100.0) 0 8 (72.7)
  1. Number of participating SHC, total number of clinical cases analysed, and number and proportion of clinical cases according to transmission patterns, and totals.