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Table 3 Proportion of symptomatic, malaria rapid diagnostic test positive, participants by age, survey period and sous-prefecture

From: Encouraging impact following 2.5 years of reinforced malaria control interventions in a hyperendemic region of the Republic of Guinea

  April 2011 % (95 % CI) August 2011 % (95 % CI) February 2012 % (95 % CI) August 2012 % (95 % CI) February 2013 % (95 % CI)
Guéckédou City
 Overall 47.6 (38.8–56.4) 55.0 (43.5–66.5) 44.9 (35.7–54.1) 30.4 (18.8–41.9) 47.4 (35.1–59.8)
 1–59 months 51.6 (41.5–61.6) 58.1 (47.2–69.1) 45.0 (34.0–55.9) 39.4 (26.9–51.9) 53.7 (40.9–66.5)
 5–14 years 48.5 (37.8–59.1) 54.8 (42.4–67.2) 48.6 (37.8–59.5) 26.7 (15.2–38.2) 45.1 (31.5–58.7)
 ≥15 years 42.4 (33.3–51.4) 52.2 (38.0–66.3) 39.7 (30.4–49.0) 29.9 (16.4–43.4) 44.7 (30.5–59.0)
Tékoulo
 Overall 50.5 (42.6–58.8) 51.6 (42.5–60.7) 50.2 (41.6–58.8) 35.5 (21.9–49.0) 33.8 (24.2–43.5)
 1–59 months 51.4 (42.2–60.7) 60.6 (52.0–69.2) 54.1 (44.5–63.7) 46.9 (33.0–60.8) 36.4 (26.8–46.0)
 5–14 years 48.5 (39.4–57.5) 47.2 (35.9–58.5) 54.0 (43.4–64.7) 34.4 (19.7–49.1) 32.0 (20.4–43.6)
 ≥15 years 52.2 (42.8–61.5) 47.7 (37.8–57.6) 42.0 (31.6–52.4) 28.7 (15.7–41.8) 33.9 (22.7–45.1)
Guendembou
 Overall 49.6 (42.4–56.8) 52.7 (42.3–63.2) 45.7 (35.9–55.5) 31.6 (22.1–41.0) 41.5 (31.2–51.9)
 1–59 months 51.6 (43.9–59.2) 55.8 (46.0–65.5) 41.1 (31.6–50.4) 41.9 (31.3–52.5) 42.7 (30.3–55.1)
 5–14 years 49.7 (40.8–58.6) 51.7 (39.0–64.3) 52.7 (41.8–63.6) 29.3 (18.6–39.9) 39.8 (28.1–51.5)
 ≥15 years 46.8 (37.5–56.0) 50.3 (37.4–63.1) 45.3 (32.2–58.3) 25.7 (14.6–36.8) 42.6 (30.4–54.8)
Koundou (comparison)
 Overall 46.3 (38.1–54.4) 47.2 (38.2–56.1) 53.6 (42.9–64.3) 44.0 (34.6–53.5) 45.3 (34.6–53.5)
 1–59 months 48.4 (38.4–58.4) 56.3 (48.2–64.4) 52.5 (41.3–63.6) 53.3 (44.0–62.5) 48.7 (37.4–59.9)
 5–14 years 48.2 (39.3–57.2) 45.4 (34.5–56.3) 57.9 (45.4–70.4) 40.2 (29.2–51.3) 42.6 (29.7–55.4)
 ≥15 years 41.4 (30.8–52.0) 40.9 (30.9–50.9) 48.9 (37.7–60.0) 40.3 (30.1–50.5) 45.3 (32.5–58.1)