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Table 1 Prevalence of malaria, helminthiases and malaria-helminthiases coinfections among the study participants by sex and age category, Wondo Genet, southern Ethiopia, 2009–2010

From: Comorbidity of intestinal helminthiases among malaria outpatients of Wondo Genet health centers, southern Ethiopia: implications for integrated control

Variable Gender Age category (years)
Male Female Total 5 to 14 >  14 Total
Malaria infection N (%) 154 (65.25) 122 (63.87) 276 (64.64) 98 (64.90) 178 (64.49) 276 (64.64)
Helminthiases N (%) 110 (46.61) 86 (45.03) 196 (45.90) 74 (49.01) 122 (44.20) 196 (45.90)
Coinfection N (%) 83 (19.43) 62 (14.52) 145 (33.96) 54 (12.64) 91 (21.31) 145 (33.96)
Total Examined N (%) 236 (55.3) 191 (44.7) 427 (100) 151 (35.4) 276 (64.64) 427 (100)