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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of study participants at enrolment

From: Evaluation of highly sensitive diagnostic tools for the detection of P. falciparum in pregnant women attending antenatal care visits in Colombia

  Total (N = 858)
Age (years): median (IQR) 24 (20–29)
≤18 years old: n (%): n (%) 97 (11.3)
Gravidity (pregnancies): median (IQR) 2 (1–3)
Primigravida: n (%) 262 (30.5)
Gestational age (weeks): median (IQR) 22 (15–30)
First trimester: n (%) 179 (20.9)
Axillary temperature (°C): median (IQR)a 36.5 (36.3–36.7)
Fever at enrollment: n (%) a 7 (0.8)
History of fever (72 h): n (%) 85 (9.9)
Febrile: n (%) a 88 (10.3)
Municipality: n (%)
 Quibdó 394 (45.9)
 Tumaco 464 (54.1)
Address type:
 Rural 182 (21.2)
 Urban 676 (78.8)
  1. a1 missing; IQR Interquartile range