Skip to main content

Table 2 Malaria prevalence [number (%)] in different townships

From: Geographical heterogeneity in prevalence of subclinical malaria infections at sentinel endemic sites of Myanmar

Townships No. of participants surveyed LM cRDT uRDT LM, RDT, or both Nested PCR Total
Pv Pf Po Pv + Pf Pv + Po Total
Bilin 315 0 0 0 0 31 6 0 2 0 39 (12.4) 39 (12.4)
Banmauk 631 3 (0.5) 5 (0.8) 16 (2.5) 18 (2.9) 56 11 0 0 0 67 (10.6) 77 (12.2)
Thabeikkyin 412 0 (0) 1 (0.2) 3 (0.7) 3 (0.7) 7 6 0 1 0 14 (3.4) 16 (3.9)
Paletwa 633 11 (1.7) 67 (10.6) 81 (12.8) 82 (13.0) 64 34 1 5 2 106 (16.7) 145 (22.9)
Total 1991 14 (0.7) 73 (3.7) 100 (5.0) 103 (5.2) 158 57 1 8 2 226 (11.4) 277 (13.9)
  1. Abbreviations: LM light microscopy, cRDT conventional RDT, uRDT ultrasensitive RDT, Pv P. vivax, Pf P. falciparum, Po P. ovale