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Table 2 Distribution and risk of non-clinical T. parva infection among the 10 AEZs

From: Geographic distribution of non-clinical Theileria parva infection among indigenous cattle populations in contrasting agro-ecological zones of Uganda: implications for control strategies

AEZ Districts sampled n = 925 Non-clinical T. parva occurrence (95% CI) Odds ratio (OR) p-value
NESG Pader, Kitgum, Katakwi, Abim 127 17 (0.1 - 0.23) Reference  
NED Northeastern Kotido, eastern Kitgum, northern Nakapiripiriti 61 18 (0.08 - 0.27) 1.05 1.00
KP Iganga, northern Bugiri, Tororo, Kaberamaido 134 22 (0.14 - 0.28) 1.27 0.53
NWSG Adjumani, western Nebbi, Arua, Yumbe, northern Gulu, northern Apac 155 25 (0.17 - 0.31) 1.55 0.14
PSG Eastern Nebbi, southwestern Gulu, western Masindi 16 25 (0.03 - 0.46) 1.59 0.49
WSG Hoima, Kibaale, Kyenjonjo, 113 26 (0.17 - 0.33) 1.64 0.15
LVC Southern Masaka, Bukomansimbi, Buikwe, Mpigi, Jinja, Mayuge 56 27 (0.15 - 0.38) 1.74 0.16
PR Masindi, Nakasongola, southern Mubende, eastern Mbarara, southern Ntungamo 166 36 (0.28 - 0.43) 2.70 0.0004**
SWF western Mbarara, northern Ntungamo, Rukungiri 36 39 (0.22 - 0.62) 3.03 0.0110**
WHR Kabale, Kasese, western Kyenjonjo 61 43 (0.3 - 0.73) 3.55 0.0003**
  1. AEZ - Agro-Ecological Zone, NESG - North Eastern Savannah Grasslands, NED - North Eastern Drylands, KP - Kyoga Plains, NWSG - North Western Savannah Grasslands, PSG - Para-Savannah Grasslands, WSG - Western Savannah Grasslands, LVC - Lake Victoria Crescent, PR - Pastoral Rangelands, SWF - South Western Farmlands, WHR - Western Highland Ranges, **Significantly difference from the reference (Ref. p < 0.05).