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Table 2 Prevalence of confirmed clinical malaria and asymptomatic parasitaemia by age and gender

From: Longitudinal household surveillance for malaria in Rakai, Uganda

Age (years) Confirmed clinical malaria n (%) Asymptomatic parasitaemia n (%) Total participants n (%)
Male Female Male Female Male Female Total
0.5–<5 76 (33) 45 (25) 128 (56) 104 (58) 229 (56) 179 (44) 408 (25)
121 (30) 232 (57)
05–<10 68 (23) 52 (19) 196 (66) 169 (63) 298 (53) 269 (47) 567 (35)
120 (21) 365 (64)
10–<18 13 (13) 15 (14) 71 (72) 68 (61) 99 (47) 111 (53) 210 (13)
28 (13) 139 (66)
18+ 7 (12) 28 (7) 31 (55) 176 (44) 56 (12) 399 (88) 455 (28)
35 (8) 207 (45)
Total 164 (24) 140 (15) 426 (62) 517 (54) 682 (42) 958 (58) 1640
304 (19) 943 (57)