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Table 2 Distribution of CL among age and sex groups, and Peasant associations in Saesie Tsaeda-emba District (Nov.2011-Apr.2012)

From: Epidemiological study of cutaneous leishmaniasis in Saesie Tsaeda-emba district, eastern Tigray, northern Ethiopia

Categories Active lesion (%) Scar (%) Total CL + ve (%)
Age 0-9 51 (9.8) 16 (3.1) 67 (12.9)
10-19 64 (12.8) 56 (11.2) 120 (24.0)
20-29 8 (2.1) 44 (10.9) 50 (13.0)
≥30 18 (2.6) 40 (5.7) 58 (8.3)
Sex Male 74 (7.6) 74 (7.6) 148 (15.2)
Female 67 (5.9) 80 (7.1) 147 (13.0)
Peasant associations Edaga-hamus 17 (4.4) 25 (6.5) 42 (10.9)
Emba-mezewle 10 (3.1) 40 (12.5) 50 (15.6)
Hadush-hiwot 28 (6.0) 44 (9.4) 72 (15.4)
Saesie 13 (5.0) 14 (5.3) 27 (10.3)
Geblen 16 (5.0) 13 (4.0) 29 (9.0)
Emba-asmena 57 (16.4) 18 (5.2) 75 (21.6)
  1. +ve = positive, −ve = negative.