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Table 2 Malaria testing and positivity rates at selected health centres

From: Surveillance for sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine resistant malaria parasites in the Lake and Southern Zones, Tanzania, using pooling and next-generation sequencing

Region District Health centre Tested Positive Malaria positivity rate (%)
Lake Zone
 Kagera Karagwe Kayanga 331 121 37
 Kagera Muleba Kaigara 292 120 41
 Mara Musoma Murangi 219 121 55
 Mara Tarime Sirari 310 122 39
 Geita Geita Katoro 238 122 51
 Geita Nyang′hwale Kharumwa 230 120 52
 Mwanza Misungwi Misasi HC  187 130 70
 Mwanza Sengerema Mwangika 332 121 36
Sub-total Lake Zone 2139 977 46
Southern Zone
 Lindi Lindi Rural Kitomanga 199 126 63
 Lindi Nachingwea Marambo 244 129 53
 Mtwara Masasi Nagaga 222 160 70
 Mtwara Mtwara Nanguruwe 215 138 64
 Ruvuma Songea Madaba 261 120 46
 Ruvuma Namtumbo Namtumbo 295 120 41
Sub-total Southern Zone 1436 793 55
Total 3575 1770 50