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Table 1 Plasmodium parasite profile in Iguhu

From: Age-specific Plasmodium parasite profile in pre and post ITN intervention period at a highland site in western Kenya

  2002–2003 2012–2015
Parameters Sample size Prevalence (%)a (95% CI) Sample size Prevalence (%)a (95% CI)
Total 4753   3572  
P. falciparum (Pf) 2068 43.5 [42.1, 44.9] a 411 11.5 [10.5, 12.6] b
Pf gametocytes (Pfg) 131 2.8 [2.3, 3.2] a 46 1.3 [0.9, 1.7] b
P. malariae (Pm) 110 2.3 [1.9, 2.7] a 6 0.2 [0.03, 0.3] b
P. ovale (Po) 16 0.3 [0.2, 0.5] a 5 0.1 [0.02, 0.3] a
Pf + pm 80 1.7 [1.3, 2.0] a 2 0.1 [0, 0.1] b
Pf + Po 8 0.2 [0.1, 0.3] a 2 0.1 [0, 0.1] a
Pf + Pm + Po 2 0.04 [0, 0.1]
Pm + Po 0
N. positive 2150 45.2 [43.8, 46.6] a 424 11.9 [10.8, 12.9] b
  1. aPrevalence in the same row were significantly different if they are connected by different letters (χ2-test, P = 0.05)