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Table 3 Number and percentage of cases by species and by gender and age category in the prevalence survey

From: Assessing the asymptomatic reservoir and dihydroartemisinin–piperaquine effectiveness in a low transmission setting threatened by artemisinin resistant Plasmodium falciparum

  Female Male Total
N % N % N %
P. falciparum a
 0–4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
 5–14 1 6.3 1 6.3 2 12.5
 15–34 3 18.8 5 31.3 8 50.0
 35–64 0 0.0 6 37.5 6 37.5
 >64 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
 Total 4 25.0 12 75.0 16 100.0
P. vivax a
 0–4 1 3.8 0 0.0 1 3.8
 5–14 2 7.7 2 7.7 4 15.4
 15–34 3 11.5 11 42.3 14 53.8
 35–64 0 0.0 6 23.1 6 23.1
 >64 0 0.0 1 3.8 1 3.8
 Total 6 23.1 20 76.9 26 100.0
P. unspecified
 0–4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
 5–14 1 2.7 3 8.1 4 10.8
 15–34 5 13.5 13 35.1 18 48.6
 35–64 7 18.9 6 16.2 13 35.1
 >64 2 5.4 0 0.0 2 5.4
 Total 15 40.5 22 59.5 37 100.0
All species
 0–4 1 1.3 0 0.0 1 1.3
 5–14 4 5.3 6 7.9 10 13.2
 15–34 11 14.5 27 35.5 38 50.0
 35–64 7 9.2 17 22.4 24 31.6
 >64 2 2.6 1 1.3 3 3.9
 Total 25 32.9 51 67.1 76 100.0
  1. aIncluding mixed infections of P. falciparum and P. vivax