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Table 2 Detection efficiency of different

From: Achieving high coverage of larval-stage mosquito surveillance: challenges for a community-based mosquito control programme in urban Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Habitat Category Habitat type Total number of wet habitats detected by Proportion detected by CORPs (%)
   CORPs Investigator  
Natural Habitats Marsh/swampy areas 93 160 58.1
  Riverbeds 24 24 100.0
  Seepages 29 36 80.6
  Subtotal 146 220 66.4
Agricultural artificial habitats Rice paddies 3 7 42.9
  Matuta 23 34 67.6
  Other agriculture 18 35 51.4
  Subtotal 44 76 59.9
Non-Agricultural artificial habitats Tyre tracks/puddles 176 349 50.4
  Drains 898 1050 85.5
  Construction sites 450 672 67.0
  Water storage containers 231 587 39.4
  Ponds 11 11 100.0
  Subtotal 1766 2669 66.2
Total   1956 2965 66.0
  1. CORPs; community-owned resource persons