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Table 3 Overall prevalence of A. phagocytophilum in I. ricinus nymphs and adults per site

From: Anaplasma phagocytophilum prevalence in ticks and rodents in an urban and natural habitat in South-Western Slovakia

Site Nymphs Adults   
  % (pos/ex) 95 % CI % (pos/ex) 95 % CI χ 2 P
Bratislava 5.1 (68/1336) 3.9–6.2 10.9 (85/781) 8.9–12.9 24.675 <0.001
Fúgelka 1.8 (29/1625) 1.2–2.5 6.6 (42/632) 4.7–8.5 35.289 <0.001
Total 3.3 (97/2961) 2.6–3.9 9.0 (127/1413) 7.6–10.6 64.231 <0.001
  1. (pos/ex), number of positive/number of examined; 95 % CI, confidence interval; χ 2, goodness-of-fit test; P, significance level