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Table 4 Malaria parasite positive rates in participants within valley bottom and uphill in different valley shapes and different seasons

From: Topography as a modifier of breeding habitats and concurrent vulnerability to malaria risk in the western Kenya highlands

  Rainy (2009) Dry season (2010)
Valley Shape Valley bottom Uphill Valley bottom Uphill
U-shape 20.6a 12.7a 15.2a 13.9
V-shape 1.6Ab 0.7Ab 7.8Bb 7.8B