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Table 3 Comparison of the genotype frequencies for children who did and did not experience uncomplicated malaria

From: Haptoglobin gene diversity and incidence of uncomplicated malaria among children in Iganga, Uganda

Hp genotype Malaria episodes Total P-value
YES NO
Genotype frequency (%)
 Hp 1–1
  Others 118 (50.2) 117 (49.8) 235  
  Hp 1–1 82 (50.3) 81 (49.7) 163 0.985
 Hp 2–1
  Others 129 (50.8) 125 (49.2) 254  
  Hp 2–1 71 (49.3) 73 (50.7) 144 0.490
 Hp 2–2
  Others 152 (49.5) 155 (50.5) 307  
  Hp 2–2 48 (52.7) 43 (47.3) 91 0.588
  1. Others- Sum of all the other Hp genotypes