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Table 3 Seasonal variations in malaria infection

From: Malaria prevalence in Mangaluru city area in the southwestern coastal region of India

Time point of screening Infection χ2 P value Adjusted odds ratio (95% CI)
Present Absent
n % n %
Feb–March 124 41.3 176 58.6 20.43   
Aug–Sep 179 59.6 121 40.3 0.001 2.10 (1.51–2.90)
Nov–Dec 146 48.7 154 51.3 0.071 1.34 (0.97–1.85)
  1. The P values for the data during Aug–Sep and Nov–Dec are in comparison to those during Feb–Mar