Table 3: Level of parasiteamia with respect to sex and age grouping.

Parameters Examined number (%) Positive number (%)Parasite densities (parasite/μL) (%)Total (%)P value
<1000 1000–5000 >5000

Sex
 Male48 (24.0)10 (20.8)2 (4.2) 1 (2.1) 2 (4.2) 5 (10.4)0.6713a
 Female152 (76.0)27 (17.8)7 (4.6) 6 (4.0) 5 (3.3) 15 (9.9)0.705b
Age range
 <20 6 (3.0) 2 (33.3)0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (16.7) 1 (16.7)
 21–30 55 (27.5) 12 (21.8)3 (5.5) 1 (1.8) 1 (1.8) 5 (9.1)
 31–40 81 (40.5) 17 (21.0)3 (3.7) 5 (6.2) 3 (3.7) 11 (13.6)0.228c
 41–50 40 (20.0) 6 (15.0)1 (2.5) 1 (2.5) 1 (2.55) 3 (7.5)
 >50 18 (9.0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0)0.638d

Sex (examined number versus positive number); bSex (examined number versus parasite density); cAge range versus positive number; dAge range versus parasite density.