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Table 3 Incidence rate (per person-year) 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 (95 % CI) Asymptomatic parasitaemia (95 % CI)
Male Female Male Female
0.5–<5 0.43 (0.34, 0.51) 0.32 (0.23, 0.40) 1.97 (1.64, 2.29) 2.01 (1.58, 2.44)
0.38 (0.32, 0.44) 1.99 (1.72, 2.25)
05–<10 0.29 (0.23, 0.35) 0.26 (0.19, 0.33) 2.86 (2.55, 3.17) 2.56 (2.21, 2.91)
0.27 (0.23, 0.32) 2.72 (2.47, 2.97)
10–<18 0.19 (0.11, 0.27) 0.13 (0.08, 0.19) 2.70 (2.19, 3.20) 2.43 (1.95, 2.90)
0.16 (0.12, 0.21) 2.55 (2.20, 2.90)
18+ 0.17 (0.07, 0.28) 0.08 (0.05, 0.11) 1.22 (0.92, 1.52) 0.81 (0.70, 0.93)
0.09 (0.06, 0.12) 0.86 (0.75, 0.96)
Total 0.31 (0.27, 0.35) 0.18 (0.15, 0.21) 2.40 (2.19, 2.61) 1.70 (1.54, 1.85)
0.23 (0.21, 0.26) 1.99 (1.86, 2.11)
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