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Table 4 Parity rates (in %) of An. arabiensis (no. of parous/no. of tested) collected by human landing collections indoors and outdoors at different times of the night during three months in Edo Kontola village, Ethiopia

From: Human-biting activities of Anopheles species in south-central Ethiopia

Month Venue Time Total
Early evening
(19:00–22:00)
Night
(22:00–05:00)
Early morning
(05:00–06:00)
Whole night
(19:00–06:00)
September Indoor 58.3 (7/12) 69.2 (9/13) 0 (0/0) 72.7 (16/22)
Outdoor 40.0 (2/5) 84.6 (11/13) 100.0 (2/2) 75.0 (15/20)
October Indoor 77.8 (28/36) 76.0 (38/50) 50.0 (1/2) 76.1 (67/88)
Outdoor 71.8 (56/78) 73.3 (44/60) 57.1 (4/7) 71.7 (104/145)
November Indoor 50.0 (10/20) 61.5 (8/13) 0 (0/0) 54.5 (18/33)
Outdoor 62.5 (10/16) 33.3 (6/18) 0 (0/1) 45.7 (16/35)
Total Indoor 69.2 (45/65) 72.4 (55/76) 50.0 (1/2) 70.6 (101/143)
Outdoor 68.7 (68/99) 67.0 (61/91) 60.0 (6/10) 67.5 (135/200)