FieldTypeDescription
survey Number Unique identifier for the survey in which the slide was taken.
rfu Number The follow-up unit number for this slide.
rvill Number Unique identifier for the village where the slide originated.
rdc Number The day the slide was collected.
rmc Number The month the slide was taken.
ryc Number The year the slide was taken.
rsurv Number Duplicates survey in over 99% of records.
rsup Number Unique identifier for the supervisor of the slide examination.
rdr Number Date the slide was examined.
rdm Number Month the slide was examined.
ryr Number Year the slide was examined.
rslide Number Possible unique identifier for each slide.
rfexam Number The number of microscopic fields examined.
rpfa Number Number of fields positive for Plasmodium farlciparum asexual stages.
rpfg Number Number of fields positive for Plasmodium Falciparum gametocytes.
rpm Number Number of fields positive for Plasmodium malariae.
rpo Number Number of fields positive for Plasmodium ovale.
rppfa 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
rppfg 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
rppm 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
rppo 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
pfu Number Duplicates rfu in 99% of records.