FieldTypeDescription
id Number Unique identifier for each parasitology and demography examination.
village Number Unique identifier for the village where the person lives.
compound Number Unique identifier for the compound where the person lives.
survey Number Survey during which the examination was made.
person Number Unique identifier for the person examined.
sch Number Whether the schedule was completed and if not, why. View Coding
add Number Identifies whether or not this person was added during this survey. Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No
tribe Number Identifies which tribe the person belongs to. Coded as follows: 1=Hausau, 2=Fulani, 3=Other
hght Number Unknown
sleep Number Unknown
dist Number Unknown
alive Number Unknown
datecoll Date Date when the examination was made.
coll Number Identifies whether or not a blood slide was collected. Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No
sliden Number Number recorded for the blood slide taken.
car1 Number Identifies if the first caraway tube was taken. Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No, 3=Not scheduled
ncar1 Number Number assigned to first caraway tube.
car2 Number Identifies if the second caraway tube was taken. Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No, 3=Not scheduled
ncar2 Number Number assigned to the second caraway tube.
filt Number Identifies whether or not a filter paper was taken. Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No, 3=Not scheduled
nfilt Number Number assigned to filter paper taken.
fever Number Identifies whether or not the person had a fever. Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No
datep Date Unknown
micro Number Identifier for the microscopist who examined the slide.
dateexam Date Uknown
slide Number Number recorded for the blood slide taken (duplicate of sliden).
exam Number Number of fields examined for parasites.
pfa Number Number of fields positive for Plasmodium farlciparum asexual stages.
pfg Number Number of fields positive for Plasmodium Falciparum gametocytes.
pm Number Number of fields positive for Plasmodium malariae.
po Number Number of fields positive for Plasmodium ovale.
ppfa Number Whether or not the person would be found positive for Plasmodium falciparum asexual stages if 200 fields were examined instead of 400 (statistically computed). Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No
ppfg Number Whether or not the person would be found positive for Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes if 200 fields were examined instead of 400 (statistically computed). Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No
ppm Number Whether or not the person would be found positive for Plasmodium malariae if 200 fields were examined instead of 400 (statistically computed). Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No
ppo Number Whether or not the person would be found positive for Plasmodium ovale if 200 fields were examined instead of 400 (statistically computed). Coded as follows: 1=Yes, 2=No
pf Number Expected number of fields positive for Plasmodium falciparum asexual stages and/or gametocytes. Calculated result of (pfa+pfg)-((pfa*pfg)/exam).
smove Number Unknown
agec Number Unknown