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Table 4 Estimates of annual malaria cases (using MAP database) attributable to proximity to reservoirs (<5 km) in stable and unstable areas of sub-Saharan Africa

From: Malaria impact of large dams in sub-Saharan Africa: maps, estimates and predictions

  No. malaria cases <5 km No. malaria cases <5 km (assuming similar case rate as >5 km) No. malaria cases attributable to presence of dams
Existing dams
 Unstable 1,337,956 418,675 919,281
 Stable 1,377,979 1,174,261 203,718
Planned dams
 Unstable 58,760 13,388 45,371
 Stable 77,435 65,956 11,478