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Table 3 General description of household data

From: The epidemiology of porcine Taenia solium cysticercosis in communities of the Central Highlands in Vietnam

Characteristic Frequency Percentage (95% CI)
Number of households 408
District
 M'Drak 203 50 (45–55)
 Buon Don 135 33 (28–38)
 Krong Nang 70 17 (14–21)
Presence of pit latrine
 Yes 266 65 (60–70)
 No 142 35 (30–40)
Presence of pigsty
 Yes 311 76 (72–80)
 No 97 24 (20–28)
Are pigs permitted to roam freely?
 Yes 172 42 (37–47)
 No 236 58 (53–63)
Source of water for pigs
 Pipe/well/rain water 379 93 (90–95)
 Lake/stream/pond 29 7.0 (4.9–10)
Owning dogs
 Yes 259 63 (59–68)
 No 149 37 (32–41)
Household observing proglottids in dog faeces
 Yes 113 44 (37–50)
 No 146 56 (50–62)
Faeces of dogs treated
 Yes 3 1.1 (0.3–4.6)
 No 256 99 (96–99)
Site of dog defecation
 Inside compound 192 74 (68–79)
 Outside compound 67 26 (21–32)