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Table 5 Baseline and sentinel site surveys: antigen positive results by division and subdivision

From: Lymphatic filariasis in Fiji: progress towards elimination, 1997–2007

Division Subdivision 1997–2001 2002 2004 2005
   No. sites N tested Ag pos % No. sites N tested Ag pos % No. sites N tested Ag pos % No. sites N tested Ag pos %
Northern Bua 1* 512 14.3          
Cakaudrove 1 491 27.7        1 57 33.3
Macuata 1 440 0.9          
Central Naitasiri     4 248 26.2     1 97 26.8
Rewa     21 1559 11.9 6 302 26.2 30 2619 6.3
Serua/Namosi 5 307 42.0     4 233 27.0 5 410 14.9
Eastern Kadavu 7 602 12.1        1 166 16.3
Lau 12 1300 21.5 15 891 23.9     3 234 31.2
Lomaiviti 1 551 11.6          
Rotuma 4 163 67.5        4 176 35.8
Western Ba 12 582 5.7 8 583 2.1 4 132 7.6 1 64 0.0
Nadroga-Navosa 1 525 0.2          
Ra 1 510 17.7          
  1. *Lack of certainty on number of sites