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Table 2 Weight as a function of sex and disease status

From: Development of weight and age-based dosing of daily primaquine for radical cure of vivax malaria

Age groups (years) Total N Weight (kg), median (IQR)
Male–female Male Female
< 1a 1063 (537–526) 8 (7.3–8.6) 7.5 (6.9–8)
1–5 10,283 (5256–5027) 12 (10.2–13.9) 11.5 (9.9–13.2)
6–14 4690 (2503–2187) 23 (19–29) 23 (18–30)
≥ 15 37,085 (8092–28,993) 53.4 (49–59) 50 (45–56.6)
  Healthy-malariab Healthy Malariab
< 1 1063 (1037–26) 7.7 (7–8.4) 7.7 (7–8)
1–5 10,295 (9613–682) 11.9 (10–13.6) 11.5 (10–13)
6–14 4721 (3195–1526) 23 (18.1–29) 24 (19–30)
≥ 15 37,374 (32,104–5270) 50.5 (45.2–57) 53 (48–58)
  1. aAge 6 to 11 months
  2. bMalaria and miscellaneous infections