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Table 2 Prevalence (%) of W. bancrofti infection by age

From: Lymphatic filariasis among the Yakurr people of Cross River State, Nigeria

Age range (Years) No. of individuals examined No (%) positive for microfilariae of LF
1 – 20 36 9 (2.5)
21 – 40 184 16 (8.7)
41 – 60 157 19 (12.1)
61 – 80 79 4 (5.1)
Total 785 48 (6.1)