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Table 1 Helminth infections in humans living in Gia Minh and Gia Thinh communes

From: Current status of fish-borne zoonotic trematode infections in Gia Vien district, Ninh Binh province, Vietnam

Helminths Gia Minh (no. exam: 895) Gia Thinh (no. exam: 962) Total examination: 1,857
No. positive (prevalence in %) No. positive (prevalence in %) No. positive (prevalence in %)
Small trematodes 84 (9.4) 297 (30.9) 381 (20.5)
Ascaris lumbricoides 410 (45.8) 132 (13.7) 542 (29.2)
Trichuris trichuira 547 (61.1) 389 (40.4) 836 (45.0)
Hookworm 25 (2.8) 7 (0.7) 32 (1.7)
Other 5 (0.6) 12 (1.2) 17 (0.9)
Total infection 685 (76.5) 532 (55.3) 1,217 (65.5)