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Table 1 Summary statistics of the study participants at four sites

From: Therapeutic efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in four malaria endemic states of India

  MP (n = 105) CG (n = 117) MH (n = 82) OD (n = 72) Total (n = 376)
Age (years)
 Median 11 10 18 8 11
 Mean 15.5254 14.27778 23.37805 11.95833 16.16667
 SD 13.27809 10.95415 17.77544 10.49673 13.82476
 25th percentile 7 7 8 6 7
 75th percentile 19 20 38 14 21
 Min. 1 2 1.5 2 1
 Max. 59 52 60 50 60
Age group (years)
 Under 5 (%) 12 (11.4) 19 (16.2) 13 (15.9) 17 (23.6) 61 (16.22)
 5–15 (%) 65 (61.9) 58 (49.6) 21 (25.6) 40 (55.6) 184 (48.94)
 Adult (%) 28 (26.7) 40 (34.2) 48 (58.5) 15 (20.8) 131 (34.84)
Sex
 Male (%) 49 (46.7) 85 (72.6) 48 (58.5) 50 (69.4) 232 (61.70)
 Female (%) 56 (53.3) 32 (27.4) 34 (41.5) 22 (30.6) 144 (38.30)
Weight (kg)
 Median 20 29 40 22 26
 Mean 26 31 36 26 29.77287
 SD 14.4 15.9 15.7 14.7 15.65803
 25th percentile 15 18 22 14.5 16
 75th percentile 35 46 47 38 44
 Min. 3 6 8 9 3
 Max. 65 65 76 69 76
Height (cm)
 Median 125 140 148 120.5 133
 Mean 129 136 141 122 132.3378
 SD 22.8 28.2 24.5 25.2 26.22478
 25th percentile 113 116 124 99 112
 75th percentile 148 161 160 146.5 155
 Min. 75 48 80 73 48
 Max. 170 182 170 168 182
Parasite density/µL
 Median 4520 16,320 5920 6958.5 7764.5
 Mean 10,912.3 21,995.6 15,757.1 15,901.4 16,373.02
 SD 16,912.8 20,083.3 21,535.4 20,995.7 20,151.2
 25th percentile 2160 6392 1800 2399.5 2667
 75th percentile 11,640 29,980 21,800 20,027.5 22,573.5
 Min. 1000 1080 1200 1053 1000
 Max. 99,240 98,200 92,280 98,746 99,240
 Geometric mean 5262.6 14,044.0 6770.8 7380.8 8051.0
 95% CI (4218.3–6565.3) (11,617.6–16,977.2) (5065.4–9050.4) (5480.1–9940.8) (7101.9–9127.0)
  1. n number, µL micro liter, MP Madhya Pradesh, CG Chhattisgarh, MH Maharashtra, OD Odisha