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Table 2 Global prevalence of human paragonimiasis in relation to school

From: An epidemiological study of pleuropulmonary paragonimiasis among pupils in the peri-urban zone of Kumba town, Meme Division, Cameroon

Schools Total pupil population number of eggs-positive cases Prevalence (%)
GS Barombi-Kang 379 9 2.37
GS Ediki 298 6 2.01
GS Etam 231 7 3.03
GS Mabonji 218 1 0.46
GS Teke 356 15 4.21
TOTAL 1482 38 2.56
  1. GS = Government School