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Table 4 Prevalence in serum- and saliva-based ELISA for all 48 farms

From: Investigations on the occurrence of tapeworm infections in German horse populations with comparison of different antibody detection methods based on saliva and serum samples

Farm number Total no. of horses on farm N Prevalence in serum (95% CI) (%) N Prevalence in saliva (95% CI) (%)
1 32 10 40.0 (20.9–68.7) na na
2 21 10 0 (0.0–27.8) na na
3 80 10 0 (0.0–27.8) na na
4 38 10 0 (0.0–27.8) na na
5 85 10 10.0 (2.9–39.4) na na
6a 30 10 50.0 (28.1–71.9) na na
7 44 10 10.0 (3.9–38.3) na na
8 29 10 0 (0.0–27.8) na na
9 50 10 0 (0.0–27.8) na na
10 25 10 50.0 (29.2–70.8) na na
11 14 12 0 (0.0–24.3) na na
12 60 10 0 (0.0–27.8) 10 20.0 (7.5–49.2)
13 30 10 0 (0.0–27.8) 10 0 (0.0–27.8)
14 95 10 0 (0.0–27.8) 10 0 (0.0–27.8)
15 75 12 0 (0.0–24.3) 11 27.3 (11.4–54.9)
16 18 10 0 (0.0–27.8) 10 10.0 (7.9–34.4)
17 44 10 40.0 (19.7–65.9) 10 60.0 (34.1–80.3)
18 22 8 0 (0.0–32.4) 8 25.0 (11.9–54.3)
19 110 10 0 (0.0–27.8) 9 33.3 (13.0–63.6)
20 90 10 30.0 (12.1–59.0) 10 50.0 (25.0–75.0)
21 18 12 25.0 (23.4–51.4) 12 75.0 (55.8–82.1)
22 23 10 10.0 (6.3–36.0) 10 0 (0.0–27.8)
23 90 9 22.2 (7.4–53.6) 9 33.3 (13.4–63.4)
24 35 10 60.0 (35.0–79.5) 10 80.0 (52.3–91.1)
25 11 10 40.0 (34.6–51.0) 10 40.0 (34.6–51.0)
26 22 10 40.0 (34.6–51.0) 10 80.0 (54.5–88.8)
27 85 5 0 (0.0-43.5) 5 20.0 (4.3–61.7)
28a 12 10 60.0 (46.2–68.3) 10 100 (80.2–100.0)
29 35 10 20.0 (8.9–47.8) 8 0 (0.0–32.4)
30 33 11 0 (0.0–25.9) 11 0 (0.0–25.9)
31 12 8 0 (0.0–32.4) 8 25.0 (17.5–48.8)
32 25 5 0 (0.0–43.5) 7 57.1 (29.1–80.2)
33 35 10 10.0 (4.5–37.7) 10 10.0 (4.5–37.7)
34 20 10 0 (0.0–27.8) 10 0 (0.0–27.8)
35 25 16 18.8 (13.7–40.0) 16 31.3 (22.9–47.6)
36 100 15 0 (0.0–27.8) 13 15.4 (5.5–41.1)
37 20 10 0 (0.0–27.8) 10 0 (0.0–27.8)
38 28 12 33.3 (19.2–55.5) 12 50.0 (31.1–69.0)
39 26 10 20.0 (10.2–46.5) 10 20.0 (10.2–46.5)
40 a 37 8 100 (67.6–100.0) 8 87.5 (55.2–95.5)
41 15 11 9.1 (1.0–29.3) 11 36.4 (26.7–53.1)
42 15 8 12.5 (8.8–40.5) 8 37.5 (21.9–61.3)
43 35 16 0 (0.0–19.4) 16 6.3 (4.5–24.9)
44 20 9 0 (0.0–29.9) 9 0 (0.0–29.9)
45 40 8 37.5 (16.3–66.8) 8 37.5 (16.3–66.8)
46 29 17 17.6 (12.2–35.0) 17 23.5 (16.1–40.8)
47 6 4 25.0 (16.6–57.9) 4 25.0 (16.6–57.9)
48 85 5 0 (0.0–43.5) 5 0 (0.0–43.5)
  1. aFarm with a horse tested Anoplocephala spp. positive in the faecal analysis
  2. CI confidence interval, na not available