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Table 3 The prevalence of intestinal helminthic infections according to age groups and gender of children in the shantytown, apartment and rural schools

From: Demographic and parasitic infection status of schoolchildren and sanitary conditions of schools in Sanliurfa, Turkey

Age groups Shantytown p.s.
Prevalence (%)
Apartment p.s.
Prevalence (%)
Rural p.s.
Prevalence (%)
7–8 77.6 48.6 59.3
9–10 79.1 43.2 43.8
11–12 74.3 63.1 56.1
13–14 71.0 61.3 49.1
P value 0.6 <0.001 0.2
Male 78.2 53.25 50.0
Female 74.2 53.2 63.6
P value 0.4 0.2 0.2