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Table 2 Demographic information and malaria history of the participants from two districts

From: Pre-elimination stage of malaria in Sri Lanka: assessing the level of hidden parasites in the population

   District  
   Kurunegala
% (n = 1521)
Anuradhapura
% (n = 1502)
Total
%
Sex Male 43 44 43
  Female 57 56 57
Age 5-12 years 7 16 12
  13-18 years 13 13 13
  19-55 years 80 71 76
Malaria History of malaria 21 27 24
  Malaria during last 5 years 5 6 6
Travel to malarious areas During last month 14 34 24
  During last six months 90 60 75