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Table 1 Characteristics of studies included in the comparison of malaria prevalence in children versus ANC test-positivity, Tanzania, 2014–2016

From: The potential of pregnant women as a sentinel population for malaria surveillance

Data sourceObservation periodDesignLevel of informationSample sizeAgeComparative ANC sample size
ANCJanuary 2014–May 2016HMISHealth facility (6187)
District (178)
Region (25)
2,190,877Reproductive ageNA
SMPS 2015 [9]August 2014, September 2014, May 2015, October 2015SurveyDistrict (166)48,4455–16 years82,020
TDHS-MIS 2015/16 [10]August 2015–February 2016SurveyRegion (25)88476–59 months297,967
MAP 2015 [12]2015ModelDistrict (176)NA2–10 years1,033,217
BGM2015ModelHealth facility (5612)NA6–59 months1,033,217
  1. SMPS School Malaria Parasitaemia Survey, TDHS-MIS Tanzania Demographic and Health Survey and Malaria Indicator Survey, MAP Malaria Atlas Project, BGM Bayesian geo-statistical model, NA not applicable