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Table 5 Prevalence of S. haematobium in western Niger using Haemastix reagent dipsticks (2010–2011)

From: Evaluating the impact of biannual school-based and community-wide treatment on urogenital schistosomiasis in Niger

District No. of schools sampled No. of people sampled No. of schools eligible No. of people sampled in eligible schools Method: Dipstick (Eligibility survey among 13–14 year-olds) Method: Urine filtration (Baseline data collection among 9–12 year-olds)
Prevalence (%) 95% CI Prevalence (%) 95% CI
CUN5 3 150 1 50 58.00 na 4.00 na
DS1 1 50 1 50 54.00 na 32.00 na
DS3 1 50 1 50 30.00 na 8.00 na
Filingue 93 4528 44 2141 20.10 16.71–23.50 5.72 2.93–8.52
Kollo 87 4235 52 2558 42.43 36.35–48.51 26.68 19.72–33.64
Loga 54 2641 26 1281 13.75 12.03–15.47 1.70 0.78–2.62
Say 76 3568 31 1501 37.19 31.79–42.60 13.07 7.90–18.24
Tera 45 2242 41 2042 39.92 33.87–45.96 18.79 12.51–25.07
Tillaberi 32 1632 28 1399 38.12 27.22–49.03 24.29 13.10–35.49
Total 392 19,096 225 11,072     
  1. na not applicable