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Table 6 Necator americanus and Ascaris spp. intensity of infection profile. Numbers indicate all those who provided a stool sample, and therefore are not consistent with the numbers used in separate morbidity analyses

From: Investigations into the association between soil-transmitted helminth infections, haemoglobin and child development indices in Manufahi District, Timor-Leste

STH Infection intensity profile n (%) Mean Cq (95% CI)
Heavy intensity Moderate to low intensity No infection
N. americanus 1155 (52.0) 191 (8.6) 873 (39.0) 21.5 (21.3–21.8)
Ascaris spp. 220 (9.9) 310 (14.0) 1689 (76.0) 19.5 (19.2–19.9)