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Table 2 Parous rate, life expectancy and vectorial capacity of Anopheles sinensis

From: Entomologic and molecular investigation into Plasmodium vivax transmission in Singapore, 2009

  Mandai-Sungei Kadut Sembawang
Total Number 67 30
Bites/Man/Night 4.2 2.2
Parous rate 26.9 34.8
Probability of survival (p) 0.65 0.7
1/-logep (life expectancy) 2.32 2.80
p10(%) 1.3 2.82
p10/-logep (days) 0.03 0.08
Vectorial capacity 0.04 0.17
  1. p10: percentage of population expected to live long enough to become infective with an extrinsic cycle of 10 days; p10/-logep: subsequent life expectancy