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Table 1 Malaria in the first year of community health worker operation in eight regions of Myanmar

From: Malaria elimination in remote communities requires integration of malaria control activities into general health care: an observational study and interrupted time series analysis in Myanmar

Region Programme started P. falciparum P. vivax
Positivity ratea Incidenceb Positivity ratea Incidenceb
Chin May 2016c 22.6 14.7 4.3 2.8
Kachin April 2014 0.6 0.1 0.8 0.2
Kayah August 2014 1.3 0.3 3.9 0.8
Kayin March 2012 11.7 5.3 16.9 7.7
Mon September 2011 2.8 0.4 5.1 0.7
Rakhine November 2016c 1.0 0.1 0 0
Sagaing March 2016c 1.3 0.2 0.4 0.1
Tanintharyi March 2014 0.1 0.04 0.2 0.1
  1. aPer 100 rapid diagnostic tests. bPer 1000 person months. cSummary data covers months from start date until December 2016