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Table 3 Imported malaria country of acquisition in China during 2010–2014 by Plasmodium species

From: Trends of imported malaria in China 2010–2014: analysis of surveillance data

Country of acquisition
(n = 10,925)
P. falciparum % P. vivax % Other Plasmodium a % Total %
Africa
 Ghana 1547 21.99 123 3.86 112 15.82 1782 16.31
 Angola 932 13.25 51 1.60 80 11.30 1063 9.73
 Equatorial Guinea 789 11.22 61 1.92 111 15.68 961 8.80
 Nigeria 800 11.37 60 1.89 76 10.73 936 8.57
 Cameroon 237 3.37 15 0.47 27 3.81 279 2.55
 Congo 197 2.80 12 0.38 22 3.11 231 2.11
 Liberia 168 2.39 25 0.79 26 3.67 219 2.00
 Ethiopia 39 0.55 167 5.25 7 1.00 213 1.95
 Guinea 136 1.93 9 0.28 15 2.12 160 1.46
 Mozambique 123 1.75 9 0.28 9 1.27 141 1.29
 Sierra Leone 121 1.72 9 0.28 11 1.55 141 1.29
 CongoDR 109 1.55 13 0.41 13 1.84 135 1.24
 Other African countries 1142 16.24 166 5.22 110 15.54 1418 12.98
Asia
 Myanmar 571 7.84 1893 59.47 49 6.92 2513 23.00
 Indonesia 57 0.80 177 5.56 25 3.53 259 2.37
 Cambodia 14 0.20 144 4.52 5 0.71 163 1.49
 Laos PDR 14 0.19 86 2.70 1 0.14 101 0.92
 Pakistan 5 0.07 67 2.10 3 0.42 75 0.69
 India 5 0.07 47 1.48 1 0.14 53 0.49
 Other Asian countries 14 0.20 26 0.82 4 0.56 44 0.40
 Oceania 10 0.14 18 0.57 0 0 28 0.26
 South America 4 0.06 5 0.16 1 0.14 10 0.09
  1. aOthers including P. ovale, P. malariae, mixed infection with two or more species, and undetermined Plasmodium species