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Table 2 Residence of the index cases and frequency of individuals screened following the index cases, Jimma, south-western Ethiopia

From: Detection of foci of residual malaria transmission through reactive case detection in Ethiopia

Health facility Kebele Index cases, n (%) Examined by PCR, n (%) Ratio of # screened to index cases Additional RACD cases, n (%)
Kishe Health Centre Kishe 7 (17.9) 59 (9.8) 8.4 1 (1.7)
Halo Sebaka 7 (17.9) 91 (15.1) 13.0 4 (4.1)
Gasera Kekero 1 (2.6) 6 (1.0) 6.0 0 (0)
Wala Kela 1 (2.6) 7 (1.2) 7.0 0 (0)
Omo Nada Health Centre Doyo Yaya 17 (43.6) 375 (62.2) 22.1 49 (13.1)
Nada 4 (10.3) 18 (3.0) 4.5 0 (0)
Nada Chala 1 (2.6) 24 (4.0) 24.0 0 (0)
Nada Sekote 1 (2.6) 23 (3.8) 23.0 0 (0)
Total 39 (100) 603 (100) 15.5 54 (8.96)