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Table 2 Mosquito abundance and EIRs in Tano area in Ghana (Nov 2006 – Aug 2007)

From: Baseline malaria vector transmission dynamics in communities in Ahafo mining area in Ghana

Location VILLAGE An. gambiae n (%) An. funestus n (%) Culex sp. n ( % ) Aedes sp. n (%) SR-Ag SR-Af SR MBR EIRn EIRm
IMPACT ADROBAA 94 (3.6) 1 (2.7) 20 (3.2) 0 (0.0) 0.1 0.0 0.1 11.0 0.6 16.5
AFISIPAKROM 448 (17.0) 2 (5.4) 23 (3.7) 0 (0.0) 0.1 0.0 0.1 36.0 1.8 54.0
BECHEM 93 (3.5) 3 (8.1) 182 (29.4) 0 (0.0) 0.1 0.0 0.1 6.0 0.8 23.4
SUSUANSO 17 (0.6) 1 (2.7) 24 (3.9) 0 (0.0) 0.1 0.0 0.1 4.0 0.2 7.2
TEEKYEERE 61 (2.3) 1 (2.7) 10 (1.6) 0 (0.0) 0.2 0.0 0.2 8.0 1.2 36.0
TANOSO 27 (1.0) 1 (2.7) 31 (5.0) 1 (50.9) 0.2 0.0 0.2 4.0 0.7 21.6
YAMFO 18 (0.7) 0 (0.0) 45 (7.3) 1 (50.9) 0.3 0.0 0.3 3.0 0.8 25.2
NON-IMPACT BOMAA 69 (2.6) 5 (13.5) 43 (6.9) 8 (47.1) 0.3 0.0 0.3 5.0 1.5 45.0
BREDI 1321 (50.2) 0 (0.0) 16 (2.6) 0 (0.0) 0.0 0.0 0.0 274.0 5.5 164.4
DERMA 147 (5.6) 1 (2.7) 104 (16.8) 1 (5.9) 0.1 0.0 0.1 11.0 1.1 33.0
DWOMO 217 (8.2) 13 (35.1) 39 (6.3) 1 (5.9) 0.0 0.0 0.0 31.0 0.9 27.9
MANKRAHO 64 (2.4) 8 (21.6) 64 (10.3) 4 (23.5) 0.2 0.0 0.2 6.0 1.0 28.8
TECHIMANTIA 56 (2.1) 1 (2.7) 18 (2.9) 1 (5.9) 0.1 0.0 0.1 4.0 0.4 13.2
  Total 2,632 37 619 17 1.7 0 1.6    486.8
  TOTAL b 3,305 b       
   3,497 (64.8) 227 (4.2) 1,638 (30.4) 31 (0.6)       
  TOTAL (Tano + Asutifi) 5,393       
  1. SR-Ag; Sporozoite Rate for An. gambiae, MBR; Man Biting Rate.
  2. SR-Af; Sporozoite Rate for An. funestus, EIRn; Entomological Inoculation Rate/night.
  3. EIRm; Entomological Inoculation Rate/month, SR; Sporozoite Rate (Ag + Af).
  4. Superscripts ( b ) - Total mosquitoes caught in Tano n; number caught.