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Table 1 The overall seroprevalence of T. gondii and Leishmania spp. infection in dogs of the study towns

From: Prevalence and risk factors of Toxoplasma gondii and Leishmania spp. infections in apparently healthy dogs in west Shewa zone, Oromia, Ethiopia

Town No. tested T. gondii* Leishmania spp.
No. positive % prevalence (95% CI) No. positive % prevalence (95% CI)
Ambo 169 127 75.15 (67.93–81.46) 157 92.90 (87.93–96.28)
Gojo 68 59 86.76 (76.36–93.77) 61 89.71 (79.93–95.76)
Bako 148 133 89.86 (83.83–94.22) 138 93.24 (87.93–96.71)
Overall 385 319 82.86 (78.71–86.49) 356 92.47 (89.36–94.90)
  1. *Pearson Chi2 (3) = 13.72, p = 0.003, CI = Confidence interval