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Table 2 Characteristics of Plasmodium knowlesi/Plasmodium malariae cases from 2009 till 2013 in Hulu Selangor district (Total cases = 100)

From: Plasmodium knowlesi malaria an emerging public health problem in Hulu Selangor, Selangor, Malaysia (2009–2013): epidemiologic and entomologic analysis

Variable 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 Total
  (Total case = 4) (Total case = 5) (Total case = 35) (Total case = 30) (Total case = 26)  
Gender       
Male 4 5 33 25 24 91
Female 0 0 2 5 2 9
Age (years)       
<1-9 0 0 0 0 0 0
10-19 1 0 2 4 3 10
20-29 2 2 6 9 7 26
30-39 0 3 19 10 9 41
40-49 0 0 4 2 5 11
>50 1 0 4 5 2 12
Nationality       
Malaysian 3 0 17 15 16 51
Indonesian 0 3 14 10 8 35
Myanmarese 0 1 1 1 0 3
Cambodian 0 0 2 0 0 2
Filipino 0 0 1 0 0 1
Nepalese 0 0 0 1 2 3
Indian 1 0 0 2 0 3
Bangladeshi 0 1 0 1 0 2
Occupation       
Agriculture 0 3 22 13 10 48
Construction 0 1 0 4 2 7
Forestry 0 0 2 1 0 3
Industry 1 1 1 3 5 11
Security/Soldier/Police 1 0 3 3 2 9
Civil servant 0 0 0 1 0 1
Hotel/Tourism 1 0 1 0 1 3
Self employed/Housewife/Maid 0 0 5 2 3 10
Student 1 0 1 3 3 8
Outcome       
Alive 4 5 35 30 26 100
Dead 0 0 0 0 0 0