Malaria Research and Treatment / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Selective Intermittent Preventive Treatment of Vivax Malaria: Reduction of Malaria Incidence in an Open Cohort Study in Brazilian Amazon

Table 2

Asymptomatic Plasmodium carriers’ distribution by community, sex, and age group, in April/2008.

APC age (year)
CommunitySex <15≥15Total%
Pv Pf PFVPv Pf PFV

Male149293145.0
São SebastiãoFemale1303472.5
Total2795133217.5
Male11922713015.2
Vila AmazonasFemale79731115.6
Total198291024120.7
Male2184243317.9
Cachoeira do TeotônioFemale1744142205.1
Total39283855113.0

APC: asymptomatic Plasmodium carriers. : population. %: percentage. (—): numeric data equal zero, not rounding result. Pv: Plasmodium vivax. Pf: Plasmodium falciparum. PFV: mixed-species malaria.