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Table 2 Prevalence of urinary schistosomiasis, STH, LF and malaria among study participants in five rural villages in Kwale district, coastal Kenya

From: Adult population as potential reservoir of NTD infections in rural villages of Kwale district, Coastal Kenya: implications for preventive chemotherapy interventions policy

  No. infected/No. examined (%) 95% CI (%)  
Village Ascaris Trichuris Hookworm Schisto LF Malaria
Maponda 0/106 (0) - 4/106 (3.8) 0.2-7.4 40/105 (38.1) 28.8-47.4 10/117 (8.5) 3.4-13.5 6/118 (5.1) 1.1-9.1 9/118 (7.6) 2.8-12.4
Mirihini 0/121 (0) - 0/122 (0) - 58/119 (48.7) 39.7-57.7 18/127 (14.2) 8.1-20.3 4/126 (3.2) 0.1-6.3 4/127 (3.1) 0.1-6.1
Kajiweni 2/122 (1.6) 0-3.8 1/122 (0.8) 0-2.4 64/120 (53.3) 44.4-62.2 25/122 (20.5) 13.3-27.7 7/122 (5.7) 1.6-9.8 12/120 (10.0) 4.6-15.4
Miatsani 0/92 (0) - 1/92 (1.1) 0-3.2 44/93 (47.3) 37.2-57.4 20/93 (21.5) 13.2-29.8 4/91 (4.4) 0.2-8.6 0/93 (0) -
Mlafyeni 2/129 (1.6) 0-3.8 0/129 (0) - 29/127 (22.8) 15.5-30.1 34/128 (26.6) 18.9-34.3 4/137 (2.9) 0.1-5.7 8/134 (6.0) 2.0-10.0
All 4/570 (0.7) 0-1.4 6/571 (1.1) 0.2-2.0 235/564 (41.7) 37.6-45.8 107/587 (18.2) 15.1-21.3 25/594 (4.2) 2.6-5.8 33/592 (5.6) 3.7-7.5
*P value    < 0.001 0.030 0.765 0.015
  1. * Chi-square test. For Ascaris and Trichuris infections, Chi-square was not valid hence p-values not indicated