Skip to main content

Table 1 Demographic characteristics, use of bed nets and prevalence of falciparum malaria among study participants

From: Analysis of anti-Plasmodium IgG profiles among Fulani nomadic pastoralists in northern Senegal to assess malaria exposure

 Dagana
n (%)
Kanel
n (%)
Pete
n (%)
Podor
n (%)
Ranérou
n (%)
Total
n (%)
Gender
 Male131 (44.6)259 (87.8)155 (52.7)166 (56.1)124 (42.3)835 (56.7)
 Female163 (55.4)36 (12.2)139 (47.3)130 (43.9)169 (57.7)637 (43.3)
Age group in years
 0 to 963 (21.5)28 (9.5)65 (22.1)69 (23.3)75 (25.6)300 (20.4)
 10 to 1962 (21.2)57 (19.3)60 (20.4)79 (26.7)81 (27.6)339 (23.0)
 20 to 2952 (17.7)85 (28.8)45 (15.3)42 (14.2)65 (22.2)289 (19.6)
 30 to 3943 (14.7)48 (16.3)42 (14.3)42 (14.2)34 (11.6)209 (14.2)
 ≥ 4073 (24.9)77 (26.1)82 (27.9)64 (21.6)38 (13.0)334 (22.7)
Reported bed net use previous night [10]21 (7.2)192 (65.1)242 (82.3)224 (75.7)215 (73.4)894 (60.8)
Parasite prevalence by microscopy [10]0 (0)2 (0.7)3 (1.0)0 (0)3 (1.0)8 (0.5)
Parasite prevalence by PCR [10]0 (0)3 (1.0)3 (1.0)0 (0)3 (1.0)9 (0.6)