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Table 1 Spatial autocorrelation/dependence of mosquito densities and malaria infection prevalence in Dar es Salaam city based on global Moran’s I

From: Spatially aggregated clusters and scattered smaller loci of elevated malaria vector density and human infection prevalence in urban Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Outcome variable Phase 1: March 2010–September 2010 Phase 2: October 2010 – January 2013
Moran’s I coefficient p Mean distance between points (m) Moran’s I coefficient p Mean distance between points (m)
Female An. gambiae 0.15 0.002 174 0.11 0.005 210
Malaria infection prevalence 0.17 0.020 208 0.34 0.011 799
  1. p < 0.05 indicates tendency towards clustering