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Table 1 Seasonal diversity in larval habitats of mosquitoes in rural (Sonsoro) and urban (Gansosso) Kandifrom May 2012 to April 2013

From: Evidence for perennial malaria in rural and urban areas under the Sudanian climate of Kandi, Northeastern Benin

Study sites Nature of larval habitats   Wet season (May-12 to October-13)   Dry season (November-12 to April-13)   Total  
Total 1 % CI-95% Total 2 % CI-95% Total % CI-95%
Rural Kandi (Sonsoro) Rain water collection 13 37.14a.b [21.47- 55.08] 0 0.00a [00.00- 11.95] 13 20.31a [11.28- 32.22]
Various holes 5 14.29b.c [04.81- 30.26] 0 0.00a [00.00- 11.95] 5 7.81b [02.53- 17.30]
In shallow aquifer 1 2.86c [00.07- 14.92] 0 0.00a [00.00- 11.95] 1 1.56b [00.04- 08.40]
Domestic habitats 15 42.86b [26.32- 60.65] 21 72.41b [34.85- 98.73] 36 56.25a.c [09.90- 81.59]
Cistern/well 0 0.00c [00.00- 10.00] 2 6.90a [00.85- 22.77] 2 3.13b [00.38- 10.84]
Around public standpipes 0 0.00c [00.00- 10.00] 2 6.90a [00.85- 22.77] 2 3.13b [00.38- 10.84]
Polluted water collection 0 0.00c [00.00- 10.00] 1 3.45a [00.09- 17.77] 1 1.56b [00.05- 08.40]
Others 1 2.86c [00.07- 14.92] 3 10.34a [02.19- 27.35] 4 6.25b [01.73- 15.24]
Total 35 100 - 29 100.00 - 64 100 -
Urban Kandi (Gansosso) Rain water collection 34 65.38a [50.91- 78.03] 0 0.00a [00.00- 30.85] 34 54.84a [41.68- 67.52]
Various holes 6 11.54b [04.35- 23.44] 0 0.00a [00.00- 30.85] 6 9.68b [03.63- 19.88]
Domestic habitats 11 21.15b.c [11.70- 46.42] 0 0.00a [00.00- 30.85] 11 17.74b.c [08.42- 31.01]
Cistern/well 0 0.00d [00.00- 06.85] 5 50.00b [18.71- 81.29] 5 8.06b [02.67- 17.83]
Polluted water collection 1 1.92d [00.05- 16.26] 5 50.00b [18.71- 81.29] 6 9.68b [03.63- 19.88]
Total 52 100 - 10 100 - 62 100 -
  Total (Rural + urban) 87 69.05 [63.49- 76.62] 39 30.95 [23.38- 36.51] 126 100  
  1. CI: confidence interval.
  2. a,b,c,dValues with the same superscript do not differ significantly.