Age group (in years) P. falciparum-malaria P. vivax-malaria Mixed malaria
0 - 10 6 (4.17%) 41 (9.26%) 3 (1.35%)
11-20 44 (30.56%) 112 (25.28%) 44 (19.82%)
21 - 30 59 (40.97%) 147 (33.18%) 86 (38.74%)
31 - 40 12 (8.33%) 62 (14%) 40 (18.02%)
41 - 50 11 (7.64%) 44 (9.93%) 32 (14.41%)
51 - 60 7 (4.86%) 31 (7%) 9 (4.05%)
61 &> 5 (3.47%) 6 (1.35%) 8 (3.60%)
Total 144 (100%) 443 (100%) 222 (100%)
  • = 39.5, df=12, p <0.001, highly significant.
  • Table 2: Age wise distribution of Plasmodium species.