Journal of Parasitology Research / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Current Status of Soil-Transmitted Helminths among School Children in Kakamega County, Western Kenya

Table 2

Prevalence and mean intensity of soil-transmitted helminths (STHs) per school.

STHs combinedHookwormA. lumbricoidesT. trichiura
Pr% (95% CI)Avg intensityPr% (95% CI)Avg intensityPr% (95% CI)Avg intensityPr% (95% CI)Avg intensity

School
Bukhulanya34.5 (26.7–44.7)6538 (4115–10387)1.8 (0.5–7.2)120 (41–355)32.7 (25.0–42.8)6893 (4364–10888)1.8 (0.5–7.2)24 (18–32)
Bukusi55.6 (46.6–66.3)7368 (4827–11246)0054.5 (45.6–65.3)7504 (4927–11427)1.0 (0.1–7.1)0
Iyenga26.7 (19.4–36.9)11772 (6889–20115)0026.7 (19.4–36.9)11772 (6889–20115)00
Matende41.3 (32.9–52.0)9367 (6002–14621)0041.3 (32.9–52.0)9355 (5937–14740)1.9 (0.5–7.6)264 (39–1804)
Shamusinjiri39.3 (31.0–49.7)5973 (3881–9194)0039.3 (31.0–49.7)5973 (3881–9194)00
Shina48.5 (39.8–59.2)5584 (3820–8161)0047.6 (38.8–58.3)5697 (3929–8262)1.0 (0.1–6.8)0
Shitaho62.6 (54.1–72.5)11667 (8400–16205)0062.6 (54.1–72.5)11667 (8400–16205)00

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