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Table 2 Percentage climatic suitability of present-day and future conditions for An. gambiae

From: Potential distribution of the primary malaria vector Anopheles gambiae Giles [Diptera: Culicidae] in Southwest Nigeria under current and future climatic conditions

Suitability Percentage area occupied [%] (Area occupied in Km2)
Present-day CCSM4 RCP26 CCSM4 RCP85 GFDL-CM3 RCP26 GFDL-CM3 RCP85
Very low 6.73 (5363.76) 4.37 (3481.90) 5.88 (4682.30) 7.56 (6023.24) 9.93 (7913.74)
Low 11.56 (9210.72) 13.86 (11,040.71) 11.78 (9386.58) 13.58 (10,815.45) 13.66 (10,881.39)
Moderate 32.17 (25,631.73) 38.34 (30,543.76) 32.70 (26,049.40) 32.67 (26,027.42) 29.58 (23,565.36)
High 42.41 (33,787.28) 33.64 (26,797.41) 40.51 (32,270.78) 37.91 (30,204.11) 40.84 (32,534.27)
Very high 7.12 (5671.51) 9.79 (7801.22) 9.13 (7276.25) 8.28 (6594.78) 5.99 (4770.23)
Unsuitable (Very low to Low) 18.29 (14,574.47) 18.29 (14,574.47) 17.66 (14,068.87) 21.14 (16,838.68) 23.59 (18,795.14)
Suitable (Moderate to Very high) 81.71 (65,090.53) 81.77 (65,142.39) 82.34 (65,596.13) 78.86 (62,826.32) 76.41 (60,869.86)