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Table 1 L . infantum infected cats according to sex, age, capture site and clinical signs compatible with leishmaniosis

From: Current status of L. infantum infection in stray cats in the Madrid region (Spain): implications for the recent outbreak of human leishmaniosis?

Variables Total L. infantum IFAT p-value
   Positive (%) Negative (%)  
Sex     0.14
Male 146 7 (4.8) 137 (95.2)
Female 200 4 (2) 196 (98)
Age     0.52
< 6 months 22 0 (0) 22 (100)
6 months- 1 year 89 2 (2.2) 87 (97.8)
> 1 year 235 9 (3.8) 226 (96.2)
Clinical signs     0.63
Absence 326 10 (3.1) 316 (96.9)
Presence 20 1 (5) 19 (95)
Capture site     0.13
Toledo 37 0 (0) 37 (100)
Guadalajara 25 2 (8) 23 (92)
Madrid    
City 123 2 (1.6) 121 (98.4)
Northeast 20 1(5) 19 (95)
East 57 5 (8.8) 52 (91.2)
Southeast 26 0 (0) 26 (100)
Southwest 30 1 (3.3) 29 (96.7)
Northwest 16 0 (0) 16 (100)
Unknown 11 0 (0) 11(100)
Total 346 11 (3.2) 335(96.8)