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Table 1 Prevalence of IPIs by sex and age groups of children in Chencha primary schools, Southern Ethiopia, 2012

From: Assessment of the prevalence of intestinal parasitosis and associated risk factors among primary school children in Chencha town, Southern Ethiopia

Characteristics Total no (%) Intestinal parasites (IPs)
Positive (%) Negative (%)
Sex    
Male 191 (47.8) 154 (80.6) 37 (19.4)
Female 209 (52.2) 170 (81.4) 39 (18.6)
Age groups (years )    
5-8 110 (27.5) 87 (79.1) 23 (10.9)
9-11 186 (46.5) 148 (79.6) 38 (20.4)
12-15 104(26) 89 (85.6) 20 (14.4)
Total 400 324 (81.0) 76 (18)
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