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Table 3 Haemoglobin concentrations in g/dL in healthy children aged 6 months to 4 years from low-transmission areas in western Kenya [68], where only 0.3% (5/1697) were polymerase chain reaction (PCR) positive for P. falciparum in the community

From: Single low-dose primaquine for blocking transmission of Plasmodium falciparum malaria – a proposed model-derived age-based regimen for sub-Saharan Africa

Age (years) 1st 5th 10th 25th Median 75th 90th 95th 99th No.
<1 6.1 7.8 8.1 9.3 10.5 11.0 12.0 12.3 13.0 37
1 5.9 6.5 7.3 9.2 10.2 10.9 11.6 12.1 13.3 59
2 5.8 7.7 8.7 9.7 10.5 11.3 12.7 13.0 14.0 73
3 6.8 8.4 9.1 9.9 11.4 12.15 12.8 13.2 14.0 80
4 5.3 9 9.7 10.9 12.0 12.7 13.4 13.6 14.8 79