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Table 2 Prevalence of Schistosomamansoni infection according to age group

From: Can human schistosomiasis mansoni control be sustained in high-risk transmission foci in Egypt?

Age <5 5 - ≤10 >10
Village Number % positive Number % positive Number % positive
Arab Al Mahdar 64 26.6 55 56.4 256 48.3
Al Ouidat 44 20.5 38 57.9 178 29.9
Abou Zeid 30 13.3 38 31.6 136 24.3
Al Gezeera Al Khadra 5 0.0 28 53.6 381 19.2
Abou Farag 24 16.7 32 53.1 181 9.9
Total 167 20.4 191 50.8 1135 26.6
X 2 --- 3.912 ---- 7.219 -- 100.048
P   0.074   0.272   0.00