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Table 2 Number and relative abundance of Aedes aegypti by sex and abdominal status collected in different resting places, southeastern Senegal, 2018

From: Resting behavior of Aedes aegypti in southeastern Senegal

Status of resting Ae. aegypti Bricks Rooms Scrap metal Tires Total
n % n % n % n % n %
Abdominal status of females
 Unfed 34 61.8a 40 32.8b 19 54.3a 68 66.0a 161 51.1
 Blood-fed 20 36.4b 77 63.1a 14 40.0b 26 25.2c 137 43.5
 Gravid 1 1.8a 5 4.1a 2 5.7a 8 7.8a 16 5.1
 Semi-gravid 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1.0 1 0.3
Sex
 Females 55 50.0a 122 38.1b 35 44.9a 103 59.2a 315 46.2
 Males 55 50.0 198 61.9 43 55.1 71 40.8 367 53.8
Total 110   320   78   174   682  
  1. Notes: letters in each group indicate the results of Chi-square test. Groups that do not share a letter are significantly different (P < 0.05)
  2. Abbreviations: n, number collected; %, percent of the total