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Table 6 Summary of environmental factors association with CL prevalence 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 CL + ve (%) CL –ve (%)
Cave/gorge (300 m) Yes 205 (15.7) 1104 (84.3)
No 90 (11.3) 707 (88.7)
Hyrax near home (300 m) Yes 240 (17.3) 1144 (82.6)
No 55 (7.6) 667 (92.4)
Wall condition Cracked/holes 289 (14.7) 1671 (85.3)
No crack/holes 6 (4.3) 140 (95.7)
Animal burrow near home Yes 267 (15.4) 1463 (84.6)
No 28 (7.4) 348 (92.6)
Animal dung near home Yes 263 (15.5) 1439 (84.5)
No 32 (7.9) 372 (92.1)
Farm near home (300 m) Yes 258 (15.3) 1430 (84.7)
No 37 (8.9) 381 (91.1)
  1. +ve = positive, −ve = negative, X2 = Chi-square,