Respondent has Parasitaemia Respondent has no Parasitaemia P-Value of  Chi-square (X2) Test
Age(years)      
<25 58.00(29) 42.00(21) 0.378
26-30 50.51(50) 49.49(49)  
> 30 46.71(71) 53.29(81)  
Location      
Urban 37.61(44) 62.39(73) 0.001
Rural 57.61(106) 42.39(78)  
Reported fever      
Presence of Fever 74.76(77) 25.24(26) 0.000
Absence of Fever 36.87(73) 63.13(125)  
       
Body Temperature (°C)      
Normal 45.73(107) 54.27(127) 0.008
High 64.18(43) 35.82(24)  
Type of ART      
Prophylaxis 41.46(34) 58.54(48) 0.076
Therapy 52.97(116) 47.03(103)  
IPT*      
Yes 64.76(68) 35.24(37) 0.000
No 41.84(82) 58.16(114)  
Anti-malaria Drug Before Coming      
Yes 31.65(50) 68.35(108) 0.000
No 69.93(100) 30.07(43)  
Haemoglobin Level(g/dl)      
Anaemia 76.35(113) 23.65(35) 0.000
Normal 24.18(37) 75.82(116)  
CD4 Level(/ml blood)      
<200 59.52(25) 40.48(17) 0.070
200-250 54.95(61) 45.05(50)  
>350 43.24(64) 58.76(84)  
Parity      
Nullipara 47.17(25) 52.83(28) 0.807
Primipara 48.65(54) 51.35(57)  
Multipara 51.82(71) 48.18(66)  
ART- anti-retroviral therapy; ITP- Intermittent preventive treatment.
Table 3: Distribution of detectable parasitaemia in pregnant women with HIV/AIDS.