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Table 1 Summary of the distribution of snails collected among the 6 informal settlement areas of Kisumu City, Kenya, April -May 2011

From: Malacological survey and geographical distribution of vector snails for schistosomiasis within informal settlements of Kisumu City, western Kenya

Informal area Number of sites Snail species Total snail abundance Mean snail abundance1
   B. sudanica B. pfeifferi B. globosus   
Bandani 14 107 33 63 203 15 ± 14
Manyatta B 10 0 0 0 0 0
Nyalenda A 6 0 0 0 0 0
Nyalenda B 27 159 63 91 313 12 ± 13
Nyamasaria 22 141 329 73 543 25 ± 47
Obunga 2 0 0 0 0 0
  1. 1Values are means ± SD (rounded off to whole numbers).