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Table 1 Prevalence (in %) and factors risk of Cryptosporidium viatorum infection in wild rats in China

From: Identification of Cryptosporidium viatorum XVa subtype family in two wild rat species in China

Factor Category No. tested No. positive Prevalence (95% CI) OR (95% CI) P-value
Region Chongqing 111 4 3.6 (0.14–7.1) Reference  
Guangdong 117 21 18.0 (11.0–24.9) 5.9 (1.9–17.7) 0.001
Gender Female 113 10 8.9 (3.6–14.1) Reference 0.40
Male 115 15 13.3 (6.9–19.2) 1.6 (0.7–3.6)
Species Leopoldamys edwardsi 111 4 3.6 (0.1–7.1) Reference  
Berylmys bowersi 117 21 18.0 (11.0–24.9) 5.9 (1.9–17.7) 0.001
Total   228 25 11.0 (6.9–15.0)