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Table 2 Prevalence of AE and CE echinococcosis across populations in Tibet Autonomous Region, 2016

From: Epidemiological survey of echinococcosis in Tibet Autonomous Region of China

Prefecture Total population Surveyed population CE Prevalence/%
(95% CI)
AE Prevalence/%
(95% CI)
CE & AE Prevalence/%
(95% CI)
Lhasa 559 423 10 917 1.05 (0.86–1.24) 0.22 (0.13–0.31) 1.27 (1.06–1.48)
Changdu 657 505 14 289 1.22 (1.04–1.40) 0.28 (0.19–0.37) 1.50 (1.30–1.70)
Shannan 328 990 11 184 1.31 (1.10–1.52) 0.04 (0.00–0.08) 1.35 (1.14–1.56)
Shigatse 703 292 21 497 1.00 (0.87–1.13) 0.10 (0.06–0.14) 1.11 (0.97–1.25)
Naque 462 381 11 897 2.98 (2.67–3.29) 0.30 (0.20–0.40) 3.37 (3.05–3.69)
Ali 95 465 4740 1.95 (1.56–2.34) 0.27 (0.12–0.42) 2.31 (1.88–2.74)
Linzhi 195 109 5860 1.34 (1.05–1.63) 0.20 (0.09–0.31) 1.55 (1.23–1.87)
Total 3 002 165 80 384 1.45 (1.37–1.53) 0.20 (0.17–0.23) 1.66 (1.57–1.75)
  1. CE Cystic echinococcosis;
  2. AE Alveolar echinococcosis
  3. CI Confidence interval