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Table 1 Epidemiological features of the mobile population and basic information regarding the five selected villages at the China-Myanmar border

From: Mobile population dynamics and malaria vulnerability: a modelling study in the China-Myanmar border region of Yunnan Province, China

  Jing Po Zhai Ka Ya He Xin Cun Zhuan Po Zhai Hu Que Ba
Terrain Hilly areas River valley Hilly areas Mountain Plain
Average temperature (°C) 22 22 16 14 18
Rainfall (mm) 2500 2550 2300 2600 2200
Main crops Banana Banana Rice Rice Rice
Number of households 39 22 24 53 32
Number of permanent residents 146 86 82 107 74
Number of mobile population 46 28 59 36 21
 Gender (Male/Female) 22/24 13/15 28/31 16/20 9/12
 Age (Years)
  0–10 5 3 4 3 2
  11–20 5 1 6 3 2
  21–30 20 8 14 6 7
  31–40 7 7 17 6 4
  41–50 2 2 7 8 4
  51–60 4 3 10 6 1
   > 60 3 4 1 4 1
 Immigrant 4 2 0 6 3
   Area 1 4 0 0 0 0
   Myanmar 4 0 0 0 0
   Area 2 0 0 0 0 0
   Area 3 0 2 0 6 2
    China-Myanmar border areas in China 0 2 0 6 2
   Area 4 0 0 0 0 1
    Transmission interruption areas in China 0 0 0 0 1
 Emigrant 42 26 59 30 18
   Area 1 23 8 46 3 8
    Myanmar 23 8 46 3 7
    The Myanmar-Thailand border region 0 0 0 0 1
   Area 2 0 0 0 0 0
   Area 3 12 6 6 17 1
    China-Myanmar border areas in China 12 6 6 17 1
   Area 4 7 12 7 10 9
    Transmission interruption areas in China 7 12 7 10 9