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Table 2 Three- and ten-day survival analysis of mosquitoes feeding upon control and implanted calves throughout the study period

From: Targeting cattle for malaria elimination: marked reduction of Anopheles arabiensis survival for over six months using a slow-release ivermectin implant formulation

   Pre-implant 2 weeks 12 weeks 24 weeks 36 weeks 44 weeks Mean
3-day survival (proportion) Control 0.93 0.95 0.89 0.91 0.81 0.91 0.90
Implant 0.95 0.55 0.39 0.52 0.74 0.87 0.67
Difference +0.02 (1%) -0.40 (42%) -0.50 (56%) -0.39 (42%) -0.07 (8%) -0.05 (4%) -0.23 (25%)
10-day survival (proportion) Control 0.48 0.7 0.51 0.36 0.42 0.79 0.54
Implant 0.725 0.11 0 0.015 0.245 0.69 0.30
Difference +0.25 (51%) -0.59 (84%) -0.51 (100%) -0.34 (95%) -0.17 (41%) -0.1 (12%) -0.25 (46%)