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Table 4 Time-series regression of climatic factors on the trends of malaria deaths and test positivity rate

From: Effect of anti-malarial interventions on trends of malaria cases, hospital admissions and deaths, 2005–2015, Ghana

  Coefficient. Std. err. t P > t (95% CI)
Low High
Malaria deaths
Rainfall 0.000181 0.002017 0.09 0.930 −0.00414 0.004507
Min temperature −0.17246 0.041664 −4.14 0.001 −0.26182 −0.0831
Max temperature 0.003815 0.022157 0.17 0.866 −0.04371 0.051337
Constant 10.90383 0.604018 18.05 0 9.608344 12.19933
Test positivity rate
Rainfall 0.003097 0.003024 1.02 0.364 −0.0053 0.011492
Min temperature −0.16048 0.044244 −3.63 0.022 −0.28332 −0.03764
Max temperature −0.00271 0.019038 −0.14 0.894 −0.05556 0.050149
Constant 7.395645 0.677037 10.92 0 5.515888 9.275402