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Table 1 Frequency of infection with T. cruzi by geographical location, ecotope and insect stage

From: Untangling the transmission dynamics of primary and secondary vectors of Trypanosoma cruzi in Colombia: parasite infection, feeding sources and discrete typing units

Department n % of infection with T. cruzi 95% CI
 Meta 69 46.0 38.0–53.9
 Guajira 32 21.3 14.7–27.8
 Cesar 24 16.0 9.5–21.1
 Antioquía 12 8.0 3.6–12.3
 Norte de Santander 9 6.0 2.2–9.8
 Casanare 3 2.0 0.4–5.7
 Huila 1 0.7 0.02–3.6
Ecotope
 Peridomestic 68 45.3 39.7–56.1
 Domestic 52 34.7 28.7–44.5
 Sylvatic 22 14.7 9.5–21.4
Stage
 Female 76 50.7 44.3–60.5
 Male 43 28.7 22.2–37.1
 Nymph 26 17.3 11.7–24.2
  1. Abbreviation: n, number of positive samples