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Table 1 Frequency distribution of variables relating of localities that underwent mass drug administration to combat schistosomiasis, in the state of Pernambuco, Brazil, from 2011 to 2014

From: Effectiveness of mass treatment of Schistosoma mansoni infection in socially vulnerable areas of a state in northeastern Brazil, 2011–2014

Variable Number of localities %
Healthcare administration regions
 I 25 21.2
 II 19 16.1
 III 29 24.6
 V 11 9.3
 XII 34 28.8
Municipalities
 Água Preta 1 0.8
 Aliança 15 12.7
 Araçoiaba 5 4.2
 Belém de Maria 5 4.2
 Bom Conselho 10 8.5
 Bom Jardim 2 1.7
 Cabo de Santo Agostinho 5 4.2
 Catende 2 1.7
 Correntes 1 0.8
 Cortês 3 2.5
 Escada 2 1.7
 Gameleira 4 3.4
 Goiana 4 3.4
 Ipojuca 9 7.6
 Itambé 1 0.8
 Itaquitinga 3 2.5
 Jaboatão dos Guararapes 3 2.5
 Jaqueira 4 3.4
 João Alfredo 1 0.8
 Lagoa do Carro 1 0.8
 Machados 2 1.7
 Maraial 3 2.5
 São Benedito do Sul 4 3.4
 São Lourenço da Mata 2 1.7
 São Vicente Ferrer 1 0.8
 Tamandaré 1 0.8
 Timbaúba 10 8.5
 Tracunhaém 2 1.7
 Vicência 11 9.3
 Vitória de Santo Antão 1 0.8
Number of rounds completed
 1 28 23.7
 2 52 44.1
 3 38 32.2
Exposure to agricultural activities
 No 87 73.7
 Yes 31 26.3
Exposure to streams and wetlands
 No 91 77.1
 Yes 27 22.9
Leisure exposure
 Yes 85 72
 No 33 28
Residential area
 Urban 22 18.6
 Rural 96 81.4