Table 4: Reinfection rate of S. mansoni infection six months after treatment in school children in Sanja, North west Ethiopia, May 2018 (n=72)

VariablesRe-infection statusχ 2P value

Reinfected, n (%)Not reinfected, n (%)
Sex0.3980.528
 Female3 (10.7%)25 (89.3%)
 Male7 (15.9%)37 (84.1%)
 Total10 (13.9%)62 (86.1%)
Age (year)4.4960.04
92 (18.2%)9 (81.8%)
102 (25.0%)6 (75.0%)
112 (20.0%)8 (80.0%)
123 (13.0%)20 (87.0%)
131 (11.1%)8 (88.9%)
140 (0.0%)11 (100%)
Total10 (13.9%)62 (86.1%)