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Table 4 The classification of woredas into low, moderate and high endemic for soil-transmitted helminths and schistosome infections

From: National mapping of soil-transmitted helminth and schistosome infections in Ethiopia

Level of endemicity Soil-transmitted helminths (%) Schistosomes (%)
Absence of infections 37 (5.9) 360 (57.6)
Low 337 (53.9) 190 (30.4)
Moderate 178 (28.5) 67 (10.7)
High 73 (11.7) 8 (1.3)
Total 625 (100%) 625 (100%)