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Table 4 Relationship between the multiplicity of infection, parasite density and age

From: Variation of prevalence of malaria, parasite density and the multiplicity of Plasmodium falciparum infection throughout the year at three different health centers in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

CenterCharacteristicsMean parasite densitiesP-valueMOIP-value
Hôpital de MfilouAge groups
< 5 years22,167.180.0373.250.956
≥ 5 years9847 3.15 
Gender
Female20,092.530.1971.880.007
Male10,161.76 2.38 
CSI « Maman Mboualé»Age groups
< 5 years32,109.110.0122.180.469
≥ 5 years15,816.28 2.63 
Gender
Female18,330.680.9612.140.841
Male18,645.53 2.17 
LNSPAge groups
< 5 years
≥ 5 years1320.33 1.89 
Gender
Female932.000.6391.480.876
Male1708.67 1.50