Localities (Altitude)

Number of symptomatic patients (%)

Plasmodium
infections among the febrile outpatients examined
 

Asexual parasite prevalence

Sexual parasite prevalence

Mixed infections

Overall parasite prevalence (MAFE)*


(MD ± SD)

(MD ± SD)

(No of patients)

(MD ± SD)


Santchou (750 m)

341^{a}

71.18%

8.21%

2.32%

77.07%^{a}

(50.37%)^{a}

(14569 ± 11786)

(25.43 ± 5.49)

(n =8)

(14597 ± 8407)

Dschang (1400 m)

966^{b}

74.94%

1.14%

0.21%

75.81%^{a}

(39.78%)^{b}

(11553 ± 1548)

(44.00 ± 3.23)

(n =2)

(11599 ± 10868)

Djuttitsa (1965 m)

169^{c}

74.43%

4.7%

0.00%

78.13%^{a}

(22.96%)^{c}

(6234 ± 11425)

(26.00 ± 2.91)

(n =0)

(6262 ± 8125)

Total

1476

73.89%

3.18%

0.68%

77.07%

(38.43%)

(14954 ± 13835)

(29.36 ± 3.72)

(n =10)

(14983 ± 13845)

 MD: Mean density, SD: Standard deviation.
 *The numbers in the same column sharing different letter superscripts (a, b or c) differ significantly (p < 0.05).