Skip to main content

Advertisement

Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Table 2 Summary of the prevalence of S. mansoni, malaria and co-infections by district and overall

From: Integrated prevalence mapping of schistosomiasis, soil-transmitted helminthiasis and malaria in lakeside and island communities in Lake Victoria, Uganda

  INFECTION
DISTRICT S. mansoni P. falciparum Co-infection
  n N Prevalence
(95% CIs)
n N Prevalence
(95% CIs)
n N Prevalence
(95% CIs)
Bugiri 363 484 75.00
(70.89-78.80)
282 495 57.00
(52.48-61.38)
191 440 43.41
(38.72-48.19)
Jinja 114 170 67.06
(59.45-74.06)
93 161 57.76
(49.74-65.50)
63 156 40.38
(32.61-48.53)
Kalangala 302 962 31.39
(28.47-34.43)
307 777 39.51
(36.05-43.05)
119 814 14.62
(12.26-17.24)
Masaka 41 218 18.81
(13.85-24.64)
125 220 56.82
(50.00-63.46)
25 210 11.90
(7.85-17.07)
Mayuge 241 356 67.70
(62.57-72.53)
144 358 40.22
(35.10-45.51)
90 340 26.47
(21.86-31.50)
Mpigi 64 212 30.19
(24.09-36.85)
104 211 49.29
(42.36-56.24)
34 200 17.00
(12.07-22.94)
Mukono 586 1134 51.68
(48.72-54.62)
586 1165 50.30
(47.39-53.21)
285 1099 25.93
(23.36-28.63)
Rakai 5 667 0.75
(0.24-1.74)
NA NA NA NA NA NA
Wakiso 134 331 40.48
(35.15-45.99)
83 325 25.54
(20.89-30.64)
32 310 10.32
(7.17-14.26)
TOTAL 1850 4534 40.80
(39.37-42.25)
1724 3712 46.44
(44.83-48.06)
839 3569 23.51
(22.12-24.93)
  1. "n" refers to the number of positive cases, "N" is the total number of children surveyed. "CIs" stand for confidence intervals.