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Table 1 Comparisons of numbers of confirmed malaria cases in three district, Amhara Region, Ethiopia, 2013a–2014

From: Sharp decline of malaria cases in the Burie Zuria, Dembia, and Mecha districts, Amhara Region, Ethiopia, 2012–2014: descriptive analysis of surveillance data

District 2013—16 to 26 2013—27 to 52 2014—1 to 26 2014—27 to 52
Burie Zuria
Study data 2384 6113 1924 3399
Surveillance data 3577 6234 1819 3413
Difference −1193 −121 105 −14
Difference (%) divided by study data −50 −2 5 0
Dembia
Study data 4720 7942 2238 6329
Surveillance data 4692 7728 2378 6802
Difference 28 214 −140 −473
Difference (%) divided by study data 1 3 −6 −7
Mecha
Study data 5607 5887 1438 2595
Surveillance data 5647 4697 1136 3331
Difference −40 1190 302 −736
Difference (%) divided by study data −1 20 21 −28
  1. aThe 2013 data only include the weeks from 16th to 52nd epidemiological weeks