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Table 4 Estimates of the fixed parameters of mixed-effects Poisson regression to study the relationships between meteorological variables and ln(An. gambiae s.s. densities per house per day) (N = 160; number of groups = 4).

From: Variations in entomological indices in relation to weather patterns and malaria incidence in East African highlands: implications for epidemic prevention and control

Effect Estimate (S.E.) p 95% confidence interval
Average temperature in the previous month 11.560
(2.8288)
<0.0001 6.016 17.105
Average temperature in the previous month squared -0.329
(0.0744)
<0.0001 -0.475 -0.183
Rainfall in the previous month -0.055
(0.0273)
0.045 -0.108 -0.001
Rainfall at lag of two months 0.007
(0.0015)
<0.0001 0.004 0.010
Interaction term: average temperature in the previous month × rainfall in the previous month 0.003
(0.0014)
0.015 0.0007 0.0063
Constant -107.609
(26.9111)
<0.0001 -160.353 -54.864