Volume 13, Number 10—October 2007
Global Poverty and Human Development
Epidemiology of Schistosomiasis in the People’s Republic of China, 2004
||Corrected prevalence, %||Geometric mean EPG (infected)||Geometric mean EPG (population)|
|No. examined||Positive rate, %||No. examined||Positive rate, %|
|Fishermen and boatmen||1,150||25.0||284||16.5||3.3||54||0.9|
|Junior high school||101,283||11.4||10,917||8.5||2.6||31||0.3|
|Senior high school||11,616||10.4||1,160||9.3||2.6||31||0.4|
*EPG, eggs per gram of feces.
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