Journal of Parasitology Research / 2019 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

A Study of Trichomonas vaginalis Infection and Correlates in Women with Vaginal Discharge Referred at Fann Teaching Hospital in Senegal

Table 3

Prevalence and distribution of Trichomonas vaginalis infection among the study participants.

ParametersNumber of examined womenNumber of positivePrevalence (%) (95%CI)

Overall38931894.8 (4.2 - 5.6)

Age group
Less than 25 years1008434.3 (3.1 - 5.7)
25 to 30 years1194494.1 (3.0 - 5.4)
31 to 35 years613325.2 (3.6 - 7.3)
36 to 40 years443296.5 (4.4 - 9.3)
41 to 45 years310196.1 (3.7 - 9.4)
46 and more325175.2 (3.5 - 8.9)

Marital status

Single782344.3 (3.0 - 6.0)
Divorced2522811.1 (7.5 - 15.6)
Married-monogamous2095833.9 (3.2 - 4.9)
Married-polygamous764445.8 (4.2 - 7.6)

Study period

2006832566.7 (5.1 - 8.6)
20071481610.8 (6.3 - 16.9)
2008433286.5 (4.3 - 9.2)
2009994414.1 (2.9 - 5.5)
20101075343.2 (2.2 - 4.4)
2011411143.4 (1.9 - 5.6)

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