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Table 2 Effects of PPF on An. arabiensis total egg production, retention and laying

From: Sterilising effects of pyriproxyfen on Anopheles arabiensis and its potential use in malaria control

  Control PPF Comparison eggs laid
Regimen Total egg production Mean eggs retained Mean eggs laid Proportion eggs laid Total egg production Mean eggs retained Mean eggs laid Proportion eggs laid z value p-value
A 2039 118 85.9 0.42 1829 122.7 80.6 0.4 0.6 0.5607
B 793 16.9 82.3 0.83 605 84 2.4 0.03 −3.5 0.0004*
C 513 23.4 79.2 0.77 387 32.8 64 0.66 −0.4 0.6693
D 277 9.7 36.5 0.79 261 0 52.2 1 0 0.983
  1. Means are calculated per mosquito batch. The comparison section displays the mixed effects analysis of the proportion of eggs laid. * marks a significant (p < 0.05) result.