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Table 2 Malaria infection rates in fever cases and controls in Yopougon, as well as odds ratio for parasitaemia, by age groups. Health facility-based surveys.

From: Rapid Urban Malaria Appraisal (RUMA) III: epidemiology of urban malaria in the municipality of Yopougon (Abidjan)

  Fever cases Controls OR 95% CI P value Fractions of malaria-attributable fevers
Age groups N = 429 N = 383     
Infants 0–1 year 18/78 (23.1%) 22/169 (13.0%) 2.00 0.95–4.22 <0.05 0.12
Children 1–5 years 61/142 (43.0%) 16/60 (26.7%) 2.07 1.02–4.24 <0.05 0.22
Children 6–15 years 39/89 (43.8%) 8/35 (22.9%) 2.63 1.00–7.11 0.05 0.27
Adults >15 years 31/120 (25.6%) 17/119 (14.3%) 2.09 1.04–4.25 <0.01 0.13
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