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Table 4 Dengue infection rates. The rates of infection (mosquitoes with dengue positive bodies), dissemination (infected mosquitoes with dengue positive heads) and infectiousness (infected mosquitoes with dengue positive saliva) across season and land class. Raw numbers of positive samples are shown with the denominator in parentheses

From: Carry-over effects of urban larval environments on the transmission potential of dengue-2 virus

Season Land class No. infected (n) No. disseminated (n) No. infectious (n)
Summer Rural 22 (56) 19 (60) 6 (60)
Suburban 32 (57) 26 (57) 10 (57)
Urban 10 (51) 10 (53) 7 (53)
Autumn Rural 32 (50) 30 (50) 3 (47)
Suburban 28 (43) 25 (41) 3 (43)
Urban 26 (59) 22 (57) 4 (59)
  1. Abbreviation: n sample size