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Table 5 Prevalence and intensity of urogenital schistosomiasis in relation to LGAs, category of S. haematobium infection and parental occupation of respondents

From: Urogenital schistosomiasis and associated determinant factors among senior high school students in the Dutsin-Ma and Safana Local Government Areas of Katsina State, Nigeria

  N.E N.I Prevalence (%) Egg Count [Mean]
     95 % CI
Safana 243 59 9.15 1 141 [19.34(-2.03-40.71)]
Dutsin-Ma 402 138 21.39 4 792 [34.72(19.88-50.08)]
P value    0.0073  
Infection category     
 Light (≤ 50 eggs/10ml) 175 175 27.13 1 456 [8.32(6.82-9.91)]
 Heavy (≥50 eggs/10ml) 22 22 3.41 4 477 [203.5(121.14-285.86)]
Father     
 White Collar Jobs 274 71 11.01 1 270 [17.89(0.19-36.09)]
 Farming Other brown 113 32 4.96 1 192 [37.25(0.62-73.89)]
 Collar jobs 249 94 14.57 3 471 [36.93(18.41-55.44)]
 Late (Dead) 6 0 00.00 0
 Retiree 3 0 00.00 0
P value    0.3516  
Mother     
 White Collar Jobs 66 12 1.86 248 [20.67(1.90-39.43]
 Farming 1 0 00.00 0
 Other Brown Collar Jobs 338 121 18.75 5 007 [41.38(22.13-61.32)]
 Late (Dead) 2 1 00.16 6 (6)
 House wifery 238 63 9.77 672 [10.67(4.53-16.81)]
P value    0.0021  
Total 645 197 30.54 5 933 [30.27(17.97-42.57)]