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Table 2 The level of anaemia and intestinal parasitic infection among pregnant women in West Gojjam, Northwest Ethiopia

From: Determinant factors of anaemia among pregnant women attending antenatal care clinic in Northwest Ethiopia

Types of IP   Level of anaemia
Total
[N,%]
Non-anaemic [N,%] Mild
[N,%]
Moderate
[N,%]
Severe
[N,%]
Total anaemia
[N,%]
Hookworm Pos 138 [18.6] 99 [71.7] 39 [28.3] 0 0 39 [5.2]
Neg 605 [81.4] 565 [93.4] 38 [6.2] 1 [0.2] 1 [0.2] 40 [5.4]
G. lamblia Pos 53 [7.1] 30 [56.6] 23 [43.4] 0 0 23 [3.1]
Neg 690 [93.2] 634 [91.8] 54 [7.8] 1[0.2] 1 [0.2] 56 [7.5]
E. histolytica Pos 113 [15.2] 85 [75.2] 26 [23] 1 [0.9] 1 [0.9] 28 [3.8]
Neg 630 [84.8] 579 [91.9] 51 [8.1] 0 0 51 [6.8]
All Parasite Pos 278 [37.4] 222 [79.9] 55 [19.8] 1 [0.3] 0 56 [7.5]
Neg 465 [62.6] 442 [95.1] 20 [4.3] 2 [0.4] 1 [0.2] 23 [3.1]
Total 743 [100] 743 [100] 664 [89.4] 75 [10.1] 3 [0.4] 1 [0.1]
  1. Pos Positive; Neg Negative