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Table 2 Prevalence of intestinal parasites among primary school children (n = 351) at Birbir town, Southern Ethiopia, 2018

From: Current status of intestinal parasitic infections and associated factors among primary school children in Birbir town, Southern Ethiopia

Parasites Frequency Percentage
Ascaris lumbricoides 31 8.8
Hookworms 19 5.4
Hymenolepis nana 6 1.7
Schistosoma mansoni 4 1.1
Trichuris trichuria 20 5.7
Strongyloides stercoralis 7 2.0
Entrobius vermicularis 2 0.6
Giardia lamblia 17 4.8
Entamoeba histolytica/dispar 9 2.6