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Table 1 Entomological sentinel site location and frequency of susceptibility testing and trapping to determine human biting rates

From: Nationwide insecticide resistance status and biting behaviour of malaria vector species in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Sentinel Site Province GPS co-ordinates Susceptibility tests (years conducted) Data frequency, HLC
Lodja Sankuru 3°30′46.46″S 2013, 14, 15, 16 Monthly 2016
23°36′2.80″E
Kabondo Tshopo 0°30′58.86″N 2013, 14, 15, 16 3 times per year 2015, 16
25°13′16.23″E
Tshikaji Lulua 5°58′29.24″S 2013, 14 Not done
22°27′42.65″E
Kapolowe Haut Katanga 10°56′23.29″S 2013, 14, 15, 16 Monthly 2016
26°57′10.69″E
Kingasani Kinshasa 4°24′57.17″S 2014, 15, 16 3 times per year 2015, 16
15°24′43.88″E
Mikalayi Lulua 6°1′27.06″S 2014, 15, 16 3 times per year 2015, 16
22°19′5.70″E
Katana Sud Kivu 2°13′30″S 2015, 16 3 times per year 2015, 16
28°49′53″E
Kalemie Tanganyika 5°55′8.59″S 2015, 16 3 times per year 2015, 16
29°11′11.66″E
  1. HLC human landing catch