Volume 18, Number 5—May 2012
A Spatial Analysis of Individual- and Neighborhood-Level Determinants of Malaria Incidence in Adults, Ontario, Canada
|Case-patients||Controls||p value||Plasmodium falciparum||P. vivax||p value|
|Neighborhood-level, mean %|
|Residents who are immigrants from malaria-endemic Africa||3.1||1.5||<0.01*||3.8||2.0||0.33*|
|Residents who are immigrants from malaria-endemic Asia||15.5||7.2||<0.01*||12.4||20.8||<0.01*|
|Individual level, no.|
|Travel to malaria-endemic Africa||36||27||<0.01†||35||1||<0.01‡|
|Travel to malaria-endemic Asia||11||25||0.61†||0||11||<0.01‡|
‡Fisher exact test.
1Current affiliation: University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
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