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Table 2 Patient interventions at different administrative levels in the areas endemic for echinococcosis during the period 2008–2014

From: Progress on the national echinococcosis control programme in China: analysis of humans and dogs population intervention during 2004–2014

Types Mean prevalence (per 105 population)
Patients subjected to surgery
(Number of cases)
Case Proportion
(%)
Patients treated with albendazole
(Number of person-hours)
Case Proportion
(%)
County level
(95% CI)
Township level
(95% CI)
County level
(95% CI)
Township level
(95% CI)
CE 10 053 88.4 2.71 (1.32–4.11) 2.94 (1.50–4.49) 74 145 55.2 10.23 (4.85–15.61) 21.79 (9.44–31.43)
AE 685 6.0 0.11 (0–0.24) 0.21 (0–0.46) 28 833 21.5 3.93 (1.75–6.09) 8.52 (3.51–13.52)
Co-infection a 513 4.5 0.02 (0–0.06) 0.04 (0–0.09) 29 469 22.0 0.25 (0–0.63) 0.56 (0–1.40)
Unclassified b 121 1.1 0.07 (0–0.15) 0.1 (0.01–0.3) 1802 1.3 4.36(0–9.75) 7.41 (0–16.08)
  1. a statistics from 2010 to 2014.b statistics from 2008 to 2014. Person-hours: the total times after treatment for patients (surgical cases included)
  2. CE cystic echinococcosis, AE alveolar echinococcosis