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Table 2 Trend of monthly malaria admissions during period the period January 1999 to March 2007 at three sites on the Kenyan coast.

From: The decline in paediatric malaria admissions on the coast of Kenya

Parameters coefficient NW SE* t-stat P-value 95% confidence interval
Kilifi       
Intercept 145.887 71.50 2.04 0.044 3.69 288.08
Trend -2.320 0.40 -5.80 0.000 -3.12 -1.52
Non-mal cases 0.478 0.19 2.47 0.016 0.09 0.86
Rainfall 0.094 0.05 1.92 0.058 0.00 0.19
Kwale       
Intercept 52.933 12.62 4.20 0.000 27.84 78.02
Trend -0.425 0.10 -4.19 0.000 -0.63 -0.22
Non-mal cases 0.377 0.08 4.64 0.000 0.22 0.54
Rainfall -0.018 0.02 -0.78 0.435 -0.06 0.03
Malindi       
Intercept 95.395 19.54 4.88 0.000 56.53 134.26
Trend -0.574 0.15 -3.78 0.000 -0.88 -0.27
Non-mal cases 0.262 0.14 1.84 0.069 -0.02 0.55
Rainfall 0.007 0.07 0.11 0.910 -0.12 0.14
  1. *NWSE: Newey-West standard errors.