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Table 2 Demographic characteristics of undifferentiated fever and malaria cases identified by village health volunteers in Myanmar, 2016

From: How are the village health volunteers deliver malaria testing and treatment services and what are the challenges they are facing? A mixed methods study in Myanmar

Characteristics Undifferentiated fever cases Malaria cases
N % N %
Total 444,268 100 20,375 100
Age group
 < 1 year 4219 0.9 124 0.6
 1–4 years 28,248 6.4 1729 8.5
 5–9 years 45,527 10.2 2270 11.1
 10–14 years 44,134 9.9 2136 10.5
 ≥ 15 years 322,084 72.5 14,116 69.3
 Missing 56 < 1 0 0.0
Sex
 Male 237,129 53.4 13,563 66.6
 Female 207,084 46.6 6812 33.4
 Missing 55 < 1 0 0.0
State/region
 Ayeyarwaddy 18,899 4.3 1796 8.8
 BagoE 35,600 8.0 115 0.6
 BagoW 12,453 2.8 22 0.1
 Magway 16,490 3.7 65 0.3
 Mandalay 7576 1.7 356 1.7
 Nay Pyi Taw 2112 0.5 124 0.6
 Sagaing 20,594 4.6 1511 7.4
 Tanintharyi 19,461 4.4 443 2.4
 Yangon 25,536 5.7 5 < 1
 Chin 13,808 3.1 1590 7.8
 Kachin 9823 2.2 384 1.9
 Kayah 16,163 3.6 120 0.6
 Kayin 16,480 3.7 225 1.1
 Mon 11,641 2.6 94 0.5
 Rakhine 92,403 20.8 11,736 57.6
 ShanE 9941 2.2 530 2.6
 ShanN 32,656 7.4 239 1.2
 ShanS 82,632 18.6 1020 5.0