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Table 5 Prevalence % (CL95) of Dientamoeba fragilis among male and female, Western Asian and Eastern Asian, subjects

From: Coproscopy and molecular screening for detection of intestinal protozoa

  1st time applicants Renewal applicants
n Prevalence n Prevalence
Males 327 25.7 (21.15–30.76) 36 11.1 (4.37–24.28)
Females 361 26.9 (22.02–32.35) 11 18.2 (3.34–50.00)
Western Asia 389 28.3 (23.14–34.04) 34 17.6 (8.79–31.56)
Eastern Asia 211 26.1 (22.28–30.23) 12 0 (0.00–24.26)
  1. Note: Data for North and sub-Saharan Africans have been excluded from the regional analysis (the two lower rows in the Table 3) because there were no applicants for renewal among the 42 North Africans and only one among the sub-Saharan Africans