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Table 2 The prevalence of Plasmodium DNA-positives across provinces in the Solomon Islands among residents of all ages above 5 years

From: Getting to zero: micro-foci of malaria in the Solomon Islands requires stratified control

   Number positive Prevalence
Province Participants Mixeda Pf Pv Po Pf Pv Overall
Honiara 211 0 0 4 0 0.0 % 1.9 % 1.9 %
Guadalcanal 369 1 0 3 0 0.3 % 1.1 % 1.1 %
Isabel 946 0 0 0 0 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 %
Malaita 388 5 17 15 1 5.7 % 5.2 % 9.8 %
Overall 1,914 6 17 22 1 1.2 % 1.5 % 2.4 %
  1. aThe mixed infections contained both P. falciparum and P. vivax