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Table 1 Transmission rates of malaria in the study area expressed as mean entomological inoculation rates(EIRm) per community

From: Malaria transmission and morbidity patterns in holoendemic areas of Imo River Basin of Nigeria

Study Area Altitude (m) EIRm (ib/p/n)
Ezinihitte LGA
Itu 175 22.7
Chokoneze 164 17.0
Akpodim 123 23.4
Ihitte 182 15.0
Onicha 121 21.2
Obizi 121 20.8
Aboh Mbaise LGA
Aboh 326 4.4
Enyiogugu 403 8.4
Lorji 187 20.9
Ogbor 215 12.2
Uvuru 123 22.3
Ibeku 400 6.1
Ahiazu Mbaise LGA
Afor Oru 267 18.8
Ahiara 340 8.4
Oparanadim 263 18.9
Ihitte Afoukwu 261 17.0
Umuokirika 263 20.9
Nnarabia 318 12.5