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Table 3 Malaria prevalence in primary schools in Dar es Salaam in the JICA-UMCP study between 1988 and 1995 and the RUMA study in 2003, by geographical location

From: Rapid Urban Malaria Appraisal (RUMA) II: Epidemiology of urban malaria in Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)

Malaria prevalence Central Intermediate Periphery Rural area
Primary schools Kisarawe Mtendeni Sinza Kijitonyama Mwenge Kigamboni Ufukoni Chamzi Buza
Sep-88 31.0% - - - - 41.0% - - -
Aug-89 11.7% - - - - 7.3% - - -
Aug-90 9.5% - - - - 13.5% - - -
Sep-91 7.2% - - - - 14.7% - - -
Jul-92 0.9% - - - - 10.6% - - -
Sep-94 6.5% - 3.0% 10.0% - 14.1% - 28.0% -
Aug-95 2.6% - - - - 9.3% - - -
Jul-Aug 03 - 0.6% - 2.1% 0.9% - 3.3% - 3.8%
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