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Table 1 Parasite carriage across different communities at different time points in the Pakro sub-district

From: Prevalence of asymptomatic malaria parasitaemia following mass testing and treatment in Pakro sub-district of Ghana

CharacteristicsPrevalence of asymptomatic parasitaemia among community members N (%)
July 2017 Survey n/N (%)November 2017 Survey n/N (%)March 2018 Survey n/N (%)July 2018 Survey n/N (%)
Community
 Abease282/888 (31.8)124/712 (17.4)77/709 (10.9)161/721 (22.3)
 Adesa158/406 (38.9)85/323 (26.3)62/351 (17.7)121/342 (35.4)
 Adjanase514/1342 (38.3)191/957 (20.0)283/1070 (26.5)387/1037 (37.3)
 Fante Town543/1530 (35.5)306/1238 (24.7)347/1284 (27.0)392/1236 (31.7)
 Odumtokro101/245 (41.2)42/213 (19.7)43/190 (22.6)63/180 (35.0)
 Piem80/220 (36.4)35/183 (19.3)50/157 (31.9)57/160 (35.6)
 Sachi/Tabankro117/310 (37.7)75/265 (28.3)75/277 (27.1)122/290 (42.1)
Total1795/4941 (36.3)858/3891 (22.1)937/4038 (23.2)1303/3966 (32.9)
Coverage4941/5000(98.8)3891/5000(77.8)4038/5000(80.8)3966/5000 (79.3)