Skip to main content

Advertisement

Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Table 1 Characteristics of the participants

From: Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface antigen-specific cytophilic IgG and control of malaria infection in a Beninese birth cohort

Individuals (n = 399) Variables* Characteristics (%; n)
Mothers Intermittent preventive treatment (n = 399) Yes: 82% (327)
No: 18% (72)
Gravidity status (n = 399) Primigravidity: 15% (58)
Multigravidity: 85% (341)
Placental malaria (n = 383) Yes: 10% (37)
No: 90% (346)
Infants Low birth weight (< 2500 g) (n = 399) Yes: 12% (46)
No: 88% (353)
Prematurity (n = 399) Yes: 11% (45)
No: 89% (354)
Gender (n = 399) Female: 50% (201)
Male: 50% (198)
Ethnicity (n = 390) Tori: 74% (289)
Fon: 10% (39)
Others: 16% (62)
Bed net possession (n = 399) Yes: 65% (258)
No: 35% (141)
HbAS (n = 381) Yes: 23% (87)
No: 77% (294)
  1. *Data on different variables are not available for all individuals