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Table 4 Prevalence of STH and schistosomiasis co-infection, per district and overall

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

  STH CO-INFECTION WITH SCHISTOSOMIASIS
DISTRICT   Hookworm Ascaris lumbricoides Trichuris trichiura STH overall
  N n Prevalence
(95% CIs)
n Prevalence
(95% CIs)
n Prevalence
(95% CIs)
n Prevalence
(95% CIs)
Bugiri 484 61 12.60
(9.78-15.89)
20 4.13
(2.54-6.31)
101 20.87
(17.33-24.76)
160 33.06
(28.88-37.45)
Jinja 170 7 4.12
(1.67-8.30)
0 0.00
(0.00-2.15)
2 1.18
(0.14-4.19)
9 5.29
(2.45-9.81)
Kalangala 962 63 6.55
(5.07-8.30)
23 2.39
(1.52-3.57)
45 4.68
(3.43-6.21)
90 9.36
(7.59-11.37)
Masaka 218 4 1.83
(0.50-4.63)
7 3.21
(1.30-6.50)
22 10.09
(6.43-14.88)
26 11.93
(7.94-16.99)
Mayuge 356 66 18.54
(14.64-22.97)
12 3.37
(1.75-5.81)
13 3.65
(1.96-6.16)
78 21.91
(17.72-26.57)
Mpigi 212 12 5.66
(2.96-9.68)
3 1.42
(0.29-4.08)
20 9.43
(5.86-14.19)
29 13.68
(9.36-19.05)
Mukono 1134 100 8.82
(7.23-10.62)
25 2.20
(1.43-3.24)
60 5.29
(4.06-6.76)
162 14.29
(12.30-16.46)
Rakai 667 2 0.30
(0.04-1.08)
0 0.00
(0.00-0.55)
0 0.00
(0.00-0.55)
2 0.30
(0.04-1.08)
Wakiso 331 37 11.18
(7.99-15.08)
5 1.51
(0.49-3.49
9 2.72
(1.25-5.10)
47 14.20
(10.62-18.43)
TOTAL 4534 352 7.76
(7.00-8.58)
95 2.10
(1.70-2.56)
272 6.00
(5.32-6.73)
603 13.30
(12.32-14.32)
  1. "N" is the total number of children surveyed for both schistosomiasis and STH infection, "n" refers to the number of co-infected cases. "CIs" stand for confidence intervals.