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Table 2 Arbovirus surveillance activities conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic, Florida, USA, June 2020

From: Fighting mosquito bite during a crisis: capabilities of Florida mosquito control districts during the COVID-19 pandemic

Did you conduct arbovirus surveillance during the COVID-19 pandemic using the following: Yes, full or limited capacity
n (%)
No, we did not conduct this arbovirus surveillance activity n (%) Fisher’s exact test
P-value
Using flocks of sentinel chickens
 Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) Programs 9 (21.4) 33 (78.6) 0.110
 Other Mosquito Programs 2 (7.4) 25 (92.6)  
Using mosquito pooling
 Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) Programs 9 (22.0) 32 (78.0) 0.102
 Other Mosquito Programs 2 (7.4) 25 (92.6)  
Larval surveillance
 Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) Programs 26 (61.9) 16 (38.1) 0.588
 Other Mosquito Programs 16 (61.5) 10 (38.5)  
Adult surveillance
 Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) Programs 36 (85.7) 6 (14.3) 0.081
 Other Mosquito Programs 20 (69.0) 9 (31.0)  
With rain gauges
 Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) Programs 17 (42.5) 23 (57.5) 0.022
 Other Mosquito Programs 19 (70.4) 8 (29.6)  
Tidal surveillance
 Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) Programs 9 (23.1) 30 (76.9) 0.145
 Other Mosquito Programs 10 (38.5) 16 (61.5)  
Temperature, wind and daylight was monitored
 Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) Programs 24 (57.1) 18 (42.9) 0.088
 Other Mosquito Programs 11 (37.9) 18 (62.1)  
  1. Other mosquito programs includes independent tax district, municipal and health department or other department mosquito programs