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Table 3 prevalence of intestinal parasites among children of age 6–59 months in Boricha district, Southern Ethiopia, 2018 (n = 622)

From: Prevalence and factors associated with intestinal parasites among children of age 6 to 59 months in, Boricha district, South Ethiopia, in 2018

VariableCategoriesNo (%)
Types of infectionsSingle266 (42.8%)
Mixed37 (5.9%)
Types of intestinal parasitesGiardia lamblia65 (10.45%)
Entamoeba histoltica29 (4.66%)
Ascaris lumbricoides67 (10.77%)
Trichiuris trichiuria38 (6.1%)
Hookworm49 (7.88%)
Tinea species8 (1.3%)
Strongliod stercorias10 (1.6%)