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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.