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Table 2 Plasmodium falciparum parasite prevalence by site and age group

From: An epidemiological study to assess Plasmodium falciparum parasite prevalence and malaria control measures in Burkina Faso and Senegal

Age group Site N n PP (95% CI)
6 months–4 years Nouna (Burkina Faso) 407 235 57.74 (52.78, 62.59)
Saponé (Burkina Faso) 399 167 41.85 (36.97, 46.87)
Keur Socé (Senegal) 399 2 0.50 (0.06, 1.80)
Niakhar (Senegal) 409 5 1.22 (0.40, 2.83)
5–9 years Nouna (Burkina Faso) 203 153 75.37 (68.85, 81.13)
Saponé (Burkina Faso) 201 141 70.15 (63.31, 76.38)
Keur Socé (Senegal) 204 1 0.49 (0.01, 2.70)
Niakhar (Senegal) 199 3 1.51 (0.31, 4.34)
  1. N number of children with known results for P. falciparum parasitaemia test, n number of children infected by P. falciparum, PP parasite prevalence, 95% CI 95% confidence interval, M months, Y years