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Table 4 Comparisons of colored LED collections relative to the control (incandescent light) for trapping experiment at Marigat district, July-September 2011

From: Trapping of Rift Valley Fever (RVF) vectors using Light Emitting Diode (LED) CDC traps in two arboviral disease hot spots in Kenya

Vector species Treatment comparison relative to the control IRR (95% CI) P-value
Mn. uniformis BGR 0.79 (0.41–1.53) 0.4757
blue 0.71 (0.37–1.38) 0.3145
green 0.63 (0.32–1.21) 0.1613
red 0.49 (0.25–0.94) 0.0314 *
violet 0.47 (0.24–0.92) 0.0262 *
Mn. africana BGR 0.44 (0.21–0.95) 0.0340 *
blue 0.47 (0.22–1.02) 0.0512 .
green 0.47 (0.22–0.99) 0.0472 *
red 0.41 (0.19–0.87) 0.0196 *
violet 0.39 (0.18–0.82) 0.0130 *
Cx. pipiens BGR 0.56 (0.28–1.13) 0.10536
blue 0.55 (0.27–1.11) 0.09325 .
green 0.35 (0.18–0.71) 0.00354 **
red 0.33 (0.16–0.67) 0.00198 **
violet 0.49 (0.24–0.98) 0.04096 *
  1. Estimated incidence rate ratio (IRR); Confidence interval (CI) and corresponding P-values; Asterisks indicate that the index is significantly different from unity at the P, 0.05 (*), P, 0.01 (**), P, 0.001 (***) levels of probability.