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Table 4 Malaria parasite species composition by agro-ecosystem and village in Mvomero district

From: Spatio-temporal prevalence of malaria and anaemia in relation to agro-ecosystems in Mvomero district, Tanzania

Ecosystem Village Pf Pf + Pm Pf + Po Pm Total
Savannah Luhindo 301 (100%) 0 0 0 301
Dakawa 205 (99.5%) 1 (0.5%) 0 0 206
Sugarcane Mtibwa 82 (94.3%) 4 (4.6%) 0 1 (1.2%) 87
Rice-irrigation Mkindo 557 (100%) 0 0 0 557
Dihombo 347 (99.4%) 0 2 (0.6%) 0 349
Mbogo 467 (99.4%) 3 (0.6%) 0 0 470
Komtonga 744 (99.7%) 2 (0.3%) 0 0 746
  Total 2703 (99.5%) 10 (0.4%) 2 (0.07%) 1 (0.04%) 2716
  1. Key: Pf = P. falciparum; Pm = P. malariae; Po = P. ovale