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Table 1 Characteristics of the entire sentinel site population tested in 2000 and 2001, Mapou, Léogâne Commune, Haiti

From: Spatial clustering of filarial transmission before and after a Mass Drug Administration in a setting of low infection prevalence

   2000     2001   
Variable N tested N (%) positive Mean SD N tested N (%) positive Mean SD
Gender (female) 578 293 (50.7%) - 0.50 271 140 (51.7%) - 0.50
Age (years) 578 - 24.9 20.17 271 - 26.5 19.64
Antigen + 578 60 (10.4%) - 0.31 269 17 (6.3%) - 0.24
Microfilaremic 587 5 (0.9%) 6.6* 0.09 268 1 (0.4%) 1* 0.06
Drug coverage 269 195 (72.5%) - 0.03 - N/A - N/A
  1. *Microfilaria/ 20 μl among microfilaremic persons