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Table 3 Mean number of An. gambiae s.l. bites per person per night (Mean bi/p/n) during the seasons and annually, as determined by human landing Catches (HLC) at the study sites

From: The impact of the expansion of urban vegetable farming on malaria transmission in major cities of Benin

  Houeyiho Acron Azèrèkè
  Dry season Rainy season annual Dry season Rainy season annual Dry season Rainy season annual
Mean bites/p/n* 10.95 42.73 9,798 7.84 37.34 8,224 3.04 23.14 6,1671
Mean bites/p/n** 2.70 22.42 4,563 2.85 19.01 4,601 1.41 17.75 3,000
P value 0.015 0.115 0.091 0.033 0.137 0.024 0.033 0.428 0.025
  1. * = close to farms
  2. ** = far from farms