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Table 1 Occurrence of G. duodenalis infection according to individuals’ age and sex

From: Molecular epidemiology of Giardia duodenalis infection in humans in Southern Ethiopia: a triosephosphate isomerase gene-targeted analysis

Variables Stool samples Assemblage
(% from positive individuals)
No. examined No. positive (%) A (%) B (%) A and B (%)
Sex
 Male 247 43 (17.4) 15 (34.9) 7 (16.3) 21 (48.8)
 Female 262 49 (18.7) 18 (36.7) 13 (26.5) 18 (36.7)
Age group (years)
  < 5 98 24 (24.5) 9 (37.5) 3 (12.5) 12 (50.0)
 5–14 150 33 (22.0) 8 (24.2) 9 (27.3) 16 48.5)
 >14 261 35 (13.4) 16 (45.7) 8 (22.9) 11 (31.4)
Total 509 92 (18.1) 33 (35.9) 20 (21.7) 39 (42.4)