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Table 2 Prevalence and intensity of Schistosoma haematobium witch respect to water contact and access to running water

From: Prevalence and intensity of urinary schistosomiasis among school children in the district of Niakhar, region of Fatick, Senegal

  No. examined No. infected Egg count
   (%) geometric
    mean (95% CI)
Water contact    
 Backwater 56 39(69.6) 156(77–314)
 Ponds 154 82(53.2) 202(134–314)
 P value    0.141
Access to running water   
 Access to tap water 140 71(50.7) 176(112–277)
 No access to tap water 70 50(71.4) 200(112–358)
 P value    0.007
Access to tap water    
 Boys 69 43(62.5) 346(209–573)
 Girls 71 28(39.4) 62(30–128)
 P value    <0001
No access to tap water    
 Boys 32 24(75) 145(61–344)
 Girls 38 26(68.4) 269(117–616)
 P value    0.738