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Table 4 Annual findings of water contamination with S. japonicum from 2009 through 2014

From: A multidisciplinary, integrated approach for the elimination of schistosomiasis: a longitudinal study in a historically hyper-endemic region in the lower reaches of the Yangtze River, China from 2005 to 2014

Year Number of sites investigated Number of positive sites Positive rate in the study site (%) Number of mice examined Number of positive mice Positive rate in mice (%)
2009 55 5 9.09 1 074 14 1.3
2010 55 0 0 954 0 0
2011 60 0 0 1 128 0 0
2012 70 0 0 1 177 0 0
2013 36 0 0 696 0 0
2014 75 0 0 1 477 0 0
Total 351 5 1.42 6 506 14 0.22