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Table 1 Socio-demographic variables of children infected with malaria in Jawe district, Northwest Ethiopia, 2016

From: Incidence of Plasmodium infections and determinant factors among febrile children in a district of Northwest Ethiopia; a cross-sectional study

Variables   N Malaria status P value
Positive n (%) Negative n (%)  
Age 6–8 70 33 (47.1) 37 (52.9) 0.30
9–10 72 36 (50.0) 36 (50.0)
11–14 191 77 (40.3) 114 (59.7)  
Sex Male 163 72 (44.2) 91 (55.8) 0.46
Female 170 74 (43.5) 96 (56.5)
Religion Christian 328 144 (43.9) 184 (56.1) 0.62
Muslim 5 2 (40.0) 3 (60.0)
Residence Rural 273 117 (42.9) 156 (57.1) 0.26
Urban 60 29 (48.3) 31 (51.7)
Total