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Table 3 Proportion and density of larvae compared between wet and dry seasons in Accra and Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Areas

From: Diversity in breeding sites and distribution of Anopheles mosquitoes in selected urban areas of southern Ghana

  Season AMA STMA ALL
% of total Anopheles larvae (number of habitats sampled) Wet 69.2 (26) 62.2 (30) 66.4 (56)
Dry 30.8 (20) 37.8 (18) 15.2 (38)
Mean larval density (per dip) Wet 9.2 ± 1.7 3.1 ± 0.6 6.1 ± 0.9
Dry 4.2 ± 1.1 2.1 ± 0.6 3.1 ± 0.6
  1. Abbreviations: AMA Accra Metropolitan Area, STMA Sekondi-Takoradi Metropolitan Area