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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of 265 P. falciparum infected patients receiving treatment at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases between 2015 and 2018

From: Predictors of treatment failures of plasmodium falciparum malaria in Vietnam: a 4-year single‐centre retrospective study

Characteristics Summary statisticsa
Male 83.4 (221)
Age (years) 35.3 ± 13.1
Jobs  
 Forest ranger 1.9 (5)
 Mountain farmer 29.1 (77)
 Forest worker 8.7 (23)
 Healthcare worker working in the forest 0.4 (1)
 Working in Cambodia 6.8 (18)
 Working in Africa 9.4 (25)
 Others* 43.7 (116)
Acquiring malaria before 2017 44.5 (118)
Concurrent health condition and lifestyle factors  
 Blood transfusion 0.4 (1)
 IDU 0.8 (2)
 Pregnancy 0.8 (2)
Living in or travelling to malaria endemic areas 14 days prior to the onset of disease  
 Living in endemic areas 44.9 (119)
 Travelling to endemic areas 36.6 (97)
 Unknown 18.5 (49)
  1. a%(N) for categorical variables and Mean ± SD for continuous variables
  2. *Others include office workers, teachers, and retailers