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Table 2 Prevalence in the three villages by microscopy

From: Elimination of Plasmodium falciparum in an area of multi-drug resistance

  Village 1 (PLU) May 2010 Village 2 (WLM) Dec 2011 Village 3 (TMK) May 2012
Number (%) positive for P. falciparum*
 Adult males 2/176 (1.2 %) 22/177 (12.4 %) 6/75 (8.0 %)
 Adult females 3/167 (1.7 %) 2/146 (1.4 %) 7/90 (7.8 %)
 Children 0/234 (0 %) 15/213 (7.0 %) 28/236 (11.9 %)
 Total 5/577** (0.9 %) 39/536 (7.3 %) 41/401 (10.2 %)
Number (%) positive for P. vivax *
 Adult males 29/176 (16.5 %) 16/177 (9.0 %) 13/75 (17.3 %)
 Adult females 17*/167 (10.2 %) 12/146 (8.2 %) 9/90 (10.0 %)
 Children 16/234 (6.8 %) 33/213 (15.5 %) 63/236 (26.7 %)
 Total 62/577* (10.7 %) 61/536 (11.4 %) 85/401 (21.2 %)
  1. * Mixed infections are counted in both species.
  2. ** 3 slides were unreadable.