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Table 3 Vector infectivity in the study sites

From: Surveillance of malaria vector population density and biting behaviour in western Kenya

Site Iguhu Marani Emakakha Kombewa Rae Miwani
Total mosquitoes analysed 274 65 267 220 180 163
An. gambiae (sporozoite +ve) 251 (2) 25 (1) 248 (4) 136 (1) 175 (1) 147 (1)
Sporozoite rate 0.8 4 1.6 0.7 0.6 0.7
An. funestus (sporozoite +ve) 23 (0) 40 (0) 19 (1) 84 (2) 5 (0) 16 (0)
Sporozoite rate 0 0 5.3 2.4 0 0