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Table 2 Demographics of participants by uPCR result

From: Persistent Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivax infections in a western Cambodian population: implications for prevention, treatment and elimination strategies

  Positivea % Negative % No uPCR result % Total %b p value
N 333 14.3 % 1818 78.0 % 179 7.68 % 2330 100 %  
Sex
 Female 122 10.9 % 911 81.2 % 89 7.93 % 1122 48.2 %  
 Male 211 17.5 % 907 75.1 % 90 7.45 % 1208 51.9 % <0.0001
 Age, years (median, range) 24 (7 months to 74 years) 21 (6 months to 80 years) 21 (3 months to 83 years) 22 (3 months to 83 years) 0.054
Village
 Krachap Leu 130 15.6 % 635 76.2 % 68 8.16 % 833 35.8 %  
 O Kting 42 9.61 % 358 81.9 % 37 8.47 % 437 18.8 %  
 Phnom Dambang 161 15.2 % 825 77.8 % 74 6.98 % 1060 45.5 % 0.029
Occupation
 Farms own land 142 19.2 % 539 72.7 % 60 8.10 % 741 31.8 %  
 Hired farm labourer 66 10.8 % 512 83.9 % 32 5.25 % 610 26.2 %  
 Child or student 116 13.1 % 700 79.1 % 69 7.80 % 885 38.0 %  
 Otherc 9 9.57 % 67 71.3 % 18 19.2 % 94 4.03 % <0.0001
  1. Numbers are frequency (%), unless otherwise specified
  2. a At least once during the study period
  3. b Column percentages
  4. c Military or police, own business, health worker, stays at home, retired or disabled, government staff, monk/nun, resort staff, NGO employee, teacher, village chief